In Praise of the BFI Spirited Away book

Friday, March 30, 2012

Via: Good Reads Admittedly (and ashamedly), the Spirited Away book by Andrew Osmond published by the British Film Institute (BFI) sat in my cart on Amazon for quite…

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Flixist Looks At Spirited Away But Neglects One Very Important Thing

Friday, February 17, 2012

Matthew Razak over at Flixist has a great in-depth look at Hayao Miyazaki’s seminal 2001 film, Spirited Away. That article is well worth a few minutes of your…

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Miyazaki’s Castle in the Sky Shatters Tweets Per Second Record

Thursday, January 5, 2012

Snapshot from a larger infographic featured on Silicon Republic I saw this today and can’t help but be amazed. A ~26 year old movie managed to shatter the…

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Hayao Miyazaki: His FIlms In His Own Words

Friday, July 29, 2011

Empire Magazine has a surprisingly insightful interview with Hayao Miyazaki which contains his own thoughts on his movies over the last 30 years or so. Well worth a…

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It’s Now 10 Years Since the World Was First Spirited Away

Wednesday, July 27, 2011

┬áVia: Inside Pulse Today marks ten whole years since Studio Ghibli first shared Spirited Away with the world. Thus far it is the only foreign film to win…

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People I Respect: Hayao Miyazaki

Tuesday, July 12, 2011

This is the second in a series of posts in which I explain why I respect certain people in the animation industry and why you should do the…

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How Animators Should Be Managed

Tuesday, March 1, 2011

Via: According to Hayao Miyazaki: I am an animator. I feel like I’m the manager of a animation cinema factory. I am not an executive. I’m rather…

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Hayao Miyazaki in The New Yorker

Thursday, February 17, 2011

In 2005, Margaret Talbot wrote an article on the one and only Hayao Miyazaki for the The New Yorker magazine. It’s an excellent profile of perhaps the greatest…

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Link: Hayao Miyazaki and the future of animation by Alec Nevala-Lee

Thursday, January 6, 2011

I just thought I’d share a link to a post by Alec Nevala-Lee who takes a look at Hayao Miyazaki and how his films are fundamentally different from…

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Happy Birthday to Mr. Miyazaki!

Wednesday, January 5, 2011

Via: Woops, I almost forgot about this in my quest for tomorrow’s topic, but today is the birthday of the one and only Hayao Miyazaki, whose now…

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