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Japan 2014 in Review: Big Year for Disney, Tough Year for Sony

'Frozen' and 'Maleficent' boosted Disney at the box office, 'Godzilla' came home, but Studio Ghibli's future remains unclear read more

Film Review: The Kingdom of Dreams and Madness (Dir. Mami Sunada)

The Kingdom of Dreams and Madness Dir. Mami Sunada [GKIDS; 2014] by Greer Cloots Rating: Those who have followed the films of animation house Studio Ghibli and its idolized director Hayao Miyazaki (the esteemed animator and storyteller...Show More Summary

Looking Back: Alex's Top 10 Documentaries of 2014 - Ghibli to Ebert

From stories about Roger Ebert, Aaron Swartz and Sebastião Salgado, to an inside look at Studio Ghibli and Edward Snowden's whistle-blowing, 2014 documentaries have been nothing short of extraordinary. I'm honestly still a bit new to...Show More Summary

The Kingdom of Dreams and Madness

last weekOdd : Kottke.org

The Kingdom of Dreams and Madness is a documentary which presents a year in the life of Studio Ghibli and its famed director, Hayao Miyazaki. The year in question was a particularly interesting one during which Miyazaki announced his retirement. Show More Summary

The Tale of Studio Ghibli

last weekArts : Prospero

STUDIO GHIBLI, the animation studio behind the Oscar-winning feature film “Spirited Away”, has frequently been described as Japan’s answer to Disney. It’s perhaps closer to the truth to call it Japan’s antidote to Disney. Studio Ghibli’s...Show More Summary

If Ico Was a Beautiful PC Side-Scroller

The inspirations for Fossil Echo include not just Ico, but also Shadow of the Colossus, the Oddworld series, and Studio Ghibli's work. With influences like that, really, the beauty is pretty much a given. Read more...

Watch Hayao Miyazaki Animating The Last Shot Of His Career

Video: This excerpt from The Kingdom of Dreams and Madness – a new documentary about the legendary Studio Ghibli — shows anime master Hayao Miyazaki drawing the last shot of the last film of his career, The Wind Rises. It was precisely during the shooting of this documentary that Miyazaki decided to retire from filmmaking. More »      

Watch Hayao Miyazaki Create Studio Ghibli In This Amazing Documentary

2 weeks agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

Interested in what happens inside the world's most famous anime studio? Then you'll need to check out the documentary The Kingdom of Dreams and Madness, now available on VOD. We have an exclusive clip from the doc, where a relatively young Miyazaki gives a "love it or leave it" speech to his new employees. Read more...

‘The Kingdom of Dreams and Madness’, A Documentary About Hayao Miyazaki and the Japanese Animation Studio Ghibli

2 weeks agoOdd : Laughing Squid

The Kingdom of Dreams and Madness is a documentary directed by filmmaker Mami Sunada that explores the beloved and somewhat secretive Japanese animation studio, Ghibli, most famous for its association with legendary animator Hayao Miyazaki. The film follows the creation of Miyazaki’s The Wind Rises and The Tale of The Princess Kaguya by Isao Takahata. […]

New Fossil Echo trailer shows off its Oddworld influence

When we first saw Fossil Echo earlier this year, all we really had to go on was its sharp cartoon art style and a list of influences: Shadow of the Colossus, Studio Ghibli films, and Oddworld. Some of those influences were apparent;Show More Summary

‘Kingdom of Dreams and Madness': Watch a clip from Studio Ghibli documentary

“The Kingdom of Dreams and Madness,” a documentary that offers a rare behind-the-scenes look at the famed Studio Ghibli in […]

Studio Ghibli Doc The Kingdom of Dreams And Madness Is A Total Delight. Watch It Right Now! - Brb, pretending to work for MIyazaki.

2 weeks agoOdd : Geekosystem

I'll preface this review by saying that if you think a documentary about the inner workings of Studio Ghibli might appeal to you, stop wasting your time with me and start streaming The Kingdom of Dreams and Madness, stat.

Exclusive: Watch Hayao Miyazaki Animate Final Shot of ‘The Wind Rises’ in Documentary Clip

Tuesday December 9 is a great day to be a fan of Studio Ghibli. It’s the day Mami Sunada‘s documentary, The Kingdom of Dreams and Madness, hits all your big digital VOD platforms: iTunes, Amazon Instant Video, Google Play, Playstation, Xbox, and Vudu. Show More Summary

Catbus Cosplay: Meowza!

Attendees of the 2014 Japanese pop culture convention Youmacon were greeted with one of the largest costumes I’ve ever seen. It’s a cosplay of Catbus, the Cheshire Cat-like creature from Studio Ghibli’s My Neighbor Totoro. Here’s …

‘The Kingdom of Dreams and Madness’ is a Must for Studio Ghibli Fans

When you think of the films produced by Studio Ghibli, certain images inevitably spring to mind. A cat bus bounding across the fields in My Neighbour Totoro. A warrior leaping from rooftop to rooftop in Princess Mononoke. A little girl soaring high above the clouds on the back of a dragon in Spirited Away. Show More Summary

Page 2: Star Wars, Studio Ghibli, Alien, Interstellar, Wes Anderson, Jurassic World, Transformers, Hobbit, Inside Out, Tron

Page 2 is a compilation of stories and news tidbits, which for whatever reason, didn’t make the front page of /Film. After the jump we’ve included 36 different items, fun images, videos, casting tidbits, articles of interest and more. Show More Summary

Ranking the Films of Hayao Miyazaki: The Master’s Journey From ‘Lupin III’ to ‘The Wind Rises’

Rumors of the closure of Studio Ghibli are not true, but it seems that Spirited Away and My Neighbor Totoro director Hayao Miyazaki may be done with feature filmmaking for good. In a career that spanned over thirty years directing features,...Show More Summary

The Kingdom of Dreams and Madness

For “The Kingdom of Dreams and Madness,” director Mami Sunada was allowed remarkable access to one of the most important artistic enterprises of the last half-century, Studio Ghibli, at a very unique point in its existence. News about...Show More Summary

Movie Review: The Kingdom Of Dreams And Madness looks behind the curtain of Studio Ghibli

“Filmmaking only brings suffering.” So declares legendary animator Hayao Miyazaki a little more than halfway into Mami Sunada’s The Kingdom Of Dreams And Madness, a documentary that both chronicles the production of his final film, The Wind Rises, and reflects that project’s troubled soul. Show More Summary

Watch the U.S. Trailer for The Kingdom of Dreams and Madness, a Documentary about Studio Ghibli

last monthOdd : Geekosystem

Imagine being given unprecedented access into the inner workings of an internationally acclaimed and beloved film studio during the same year that the studio's most recognized co-founder decides to retire. That's the position hat director...Show More Summary

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