A breakdown and explanation of the mythological references in Miyazaki’s ‘Princess Mononoke.’
A study of Arrietty’s rare story within film, as it rejoices in stillness and life’s simple pleasures.
In this article, I explain the real-life Mythological inspiration behind Miyazaki’s imaginative creatures and structures in Spirited Away.
19-years later, and one of Spirited Away’s animators has finally revealed the mystery food Chihiro’s father ate.
Discussing the two elements that most define the Studio Ghibli aesthetic: strong female-leads and the dichotomy between man vs. nature.
Discussing how Spirited Away handles potent, complex subject matter from a child’s perspective without diluting its resonance.