Entries tagged Jiro Horikoshi

Full Trailer for Hayao Miyazaki’s The Wind Rises & Pom Poko Blu-ray Disc

Full Trailer for Hayao Miyazaki’s The Wind Rises

On other news: Isao Takahata’s Pom Poko will be out on Blu-ray Disc in Japan on November 6th. Bummer, I was expecting a more high-calible title like Spirited Away or Princess Mononoke.


First Teaser Trailer for Hayao Miyazaki’s The Wind Rises

NTV just aired the very first teaser trailer for Hayao Miyazaki’s upcoming film Kaze Tachinu (The Wind Rises). The film is based on the life of Japanese airplane engineer Jiro Horikoshi and will open across Japan on July 20th.

[via ANN]


Studio Ghibli announces Summer 2013 Films

Wondering what Hayao Miyazaki and Isao Takahata are currently up to? Studio Ghibli announced their upcoming 2013 movies to the world yesterday.
Hayao Miyazaki will adapt Kaze Tachinu (The Wind Rises), his own mini-manga based on the life of WW2 airplane designer Jiro Horikoshi.
My Neighbours the Yamadas director Isao Takahata will take on the Japanese folktale Taketori Monogatari (The Tale of the Bamboo Cutter aka The Tale of Princess Kaguya), as announced back in 2009.

Both films will open across Japan in Summer 2013.
[via ANN & Eiga]