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  1. Makiko Futaki, 'Akira' and Studio Ghibli Animator, Dies at 57

    7:34 pm 5/29/2016

    The prolific animator worked on nearly every major Studio Ghibli animation, including the hit factory's final feature, 'When Marnie Was There'.Read more

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  2. Japan's Studio Ghibli Named Asian Filmmaker of Year by Busan Fest

    8:15 pm 9/16/2015

    The anime powerhouse, founded by Hayao Miyazaki, will be honored on its 30th anniversary, as doubts about its future persist. Read more

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  3. 'When Marnie Was There' Director Talks "Mysterious Tone" of New Studio Ghibli Film

    9:57 am 5/20/2015

    GKIDS will release the moving film, based on the British novel of the same name, on May 22 in the U.S.Read more

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  4. Oscars: Japan Represented In Best Animated Feature and Short Again

    7:51 pm 1/15/2015

    Isao Takahata's 'The Tale of Princess Kaguya' is Studio Ghibli's fourth nomination and the first that is not a Hayao Miyazaki film.Read more

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  5. Japanese Actor Bunta Sugawara Dies at 81

    11:30 pm 12/1/2014

    The veteran actor, known for playing yakuza gangsters, later voiced Ghibli charactersRead more

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  6. 'When Marnie Was There' ('Omoide no Mani'): Film Review

    1:37 pm 11/4/2014

    The latest — and perhaps last — feature from Studio Ghibli is an adaptation of Joan G. Robinson's eponymous novel and is directed by Hiromasa Yonebayashi Read more

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  7. 'The Kingdom of Dreams and Madness' ('Yume to kyoki no ohkoku'): Toronto Review

    8:14 am 9/2/2014

    Mami Sunada's documentary shines a light on the inner sanctum of legendary anime producers Studio Ghibli.Read more

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  8. Japan Box Office: 'Transformers: Age of Extinction' Bows in Third Place With $4.75 Million

    6:58 am 8/11/2014

    'Maleficent' rides the coattails of 'Frozen' to hit $50 million overallRead more

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  9. Japan's Studio Ghibli May Have Made Its Last Animated Film

    9:38 pm 8/3/2014

    The animation powerhouse's current head says it is considering the end of movie productions following the retirement of Hayao Miyazaki and the underperformance of its latest releases. Read more

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  10. ‘The Tale of Princess Kaguya’ (‘Kaguya-hime no monogatari’): Cannes Review

    12:06 am 5/25/2014

    An ancient Japanese folk tale is brought to life by director Isao Takahata, who made "Grave of the Fireflies" and co-founded Studio Ghibli with the better known Hayao Miyazaki.Read more

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