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Disney Will No Longer Distribute The Studio Ghibli Catalog In The US

by Peter Paltridgeon August 11, 2017
Is a relationship between two animation titans finally coming to a close? It would appear so as Disney announced this week it would cease distributing the Studio Ghibli library in America. What company is this valuable library being handed to? GKids, a distributor based in New York and mostly known for foreign films. They have […]
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GKIDS Scores Home Entertainment Rights to Studio Ghibli Catalog

by Ed Liuon July 17, 2017
GKIDS IN DEAL FOR HOME ENTERTAINMENT RIGHTS TO STUDIO GHIBLI CATALOG BLU-RAY™ AND DVD REISSUES BEGIN WITH 8 CLASSIC TITLES AVAILABLE OCTOBER 2017 NEW YORK, NY (July 17, 2017) – GKIDS, the acclaimed producer and distributor of animation for adult and family audiences, has announced that it is partnering with Studio Ghibli to handle the […]

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Hayao Miyazaki: The Man Who Is Not Done

by Peter Paltridgeon May 1, 2017
Hayao Miyazaki, the most celebrated anime director in modern history, has announced his retirement several times. But he’s always come back to make something new (before announcing his retirement again). More recently he said he would return only to do shorts, such as “Boro the Caterpillar,” something he’s working on for the Ghibli Museum. In […]
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Six Miyazaki Movies To Be Screened In Theaters This Year

by Peter Paltridgeon March 28, 2017
Fantom Events and GKids (a distributor of Oscar-nominated children’s features) have announced STUDIO GHIBLI FEST, a six-month-long theatrical re-release of six Hayao Miyazaki classics. My Neighbor Totoro will screen for two nights in June, Kiki’s Delivery Service will run in July, Castle in the Sky will appear in August, Nausicaa screens this September, Spirited Away […]

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Review: “The Red Turtle” Presents a Beautiful Mystery

by slaion February 24, 2017
Among this year’s nominees for Best Animated Feature is The Red Turtle, a French-Belgian collaboration with some help from Japan’s Studio Ghibli. It tells the tale of a man stranded on a deserted island, and though it would seem akin to Robinson Crusoe, the tale twists into much more along the way. The Red Turtle […]

Toonzone @ MCM London Comic Con October 2016 – Takeshi Honda Interview

by Grant Whiteon February 13, 2017
Takeshi Honda has many prolific credits in the Japanese animation industry, including Evangelion (both the original series and new movies), Ponyo, Millennium Actress, Kill la Kill and Space Dandy. Toonzone News had the chance to pose some questions to him during his UK visit on behalf of Studio Khara and Anime Limited. TOONZONE NEWS:  I’d […]


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“Spirited Away” 15th Anniversary Theatrical Screening Event on December 4 & 5, 2016

by Ed Liuon November 15, 2016
Spirited Away: 15th Anniversary Brings Hayao Miyazaki’s Academy Award®-Winning Animated Masterpiece to U.S. Cinemas for Two Days Only The Influential Japanese Animated Feature, Along With an Exclusive Ghibli Short Film, Hits the Big Screen on December 4 and 5 in Partnership with GKIDS DENVER – November 14, 2016 – Enter an enchanted world of witches, […]

Review: “Only Yesterday” Blu-ray Is A Riveting Trip Down Memory Lane

by Neo Yion July 6, 2016
Only Yesterday’s US release is nothing short of a miracle. For years, it suffered as the only Studio Ghibli film to never make it stateside. Even during the brief time period in the late 90’s/early 21st century when Disney shoved Ghibli dubs out like candy, this one remained curiously absent. The only way anyone could legally […]