We just stumbled across this conversation with legendary Japanese animator and filmmaker, Hayao Miyazaki, who was honored back in 2010 with the Berkeley Japan Prize. Of course we would never by miss an opportunity to glean the wisdom of this master filmmaker. The Berkeley Japan Prize is a lifetime achievement award from the Center for […]

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If you love Miyazaki movies like I do then you probably love the music too.  Like Star Wars, Studio Ghibli movies have an eternal quality to them.  Hearing the music of the films brings back the emotions you felt watching them.   Joe Hisaishi is to Miyazaki what John Williams is to George Lucas.    Check out this […]

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Studio Ghibli is about to release their latest film in American theaters this spring.  Looks like it’s done by his Miyazaki’s son, Goro Miyazaki.  Animation looks so so but I am sure it will be good as all Studio Ghibli films are. Spirited Away‘s Hayao Miyazaki wrote the screenplay for the film, with his son […]

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