Movie Night: Spirited Away (2001)

Sunday February 23rd 2014, Movie Night: Eenhorn Filmavond presents Spirited Away (Hayao Miyazaki, 2001). Door opens at 8pm, film begins at 9pm.

Spirited Away is a 2001 Japanese animated fantasy film written and directed by Hayao Miyazaki. With the narrative drive of a live-action feature and the imaginative leaps of East Asian manga, Japanimation B.O. phenom “Spirited Away” is an out-and-out charmer. Spirited Away is a story that both kids and adults can tune in to, a Niponese “Alice in Wonderland” with a totally convincing world of humans, ghosts, animals and other beings in which a 10-year-old girl spends a short period. […Lees verder]

Naasicaä of the valley of the wind

Zo. 17 april 2011, Filmavond, 20uur, Naasicaä of the valley of the wind (Hayao Miyazaki, Japan, 1984, animated film, english subtitles)
1000 years after the “Seven Days of Fire”, in which the world was destroyed by excessive industrialisation, the pacifist warrior Princess Nausicaä desperately struggles to prevent two warring nations from destroying themselves and their dying planet. Apart from being a great movie in itself, this film also laid the basis for the Japanese anime Studio Ghibli.