GKids Acquires U.S. Theatrical Screening Rights to Studio Ghibli Movies
Variety reports that GKids has acquired the theatrical screening rights to the 13 films in Studio Ghibli’s catalog, including Hayao Miyazaki’s Princess Mononoke, My Neighbor Totoro, and Spirited Away. Movies will be released in both subtitled and English dubbed versions, with 10- and 25-year anniversary screenings of Spirited Away and Castle in the Sky at the New York Film Festival. New York’s IFC Center will also have a Ghibli retrospective from December 16, 2011 – January 12, 2012.