The English-language version of Japanese animator-director Hayao Miyazaki's "The Wind Rises" will be released nationwide on Friday, and Speakeasy has an exclusive clip. Read More...
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Hayao Miyazaki is one of the most respected animators in history, with an Oscar for “Spirited Away” and a long list of admirers that includes Pixar’s John Lasseter. more
Walt Disney Studios will be distributing director Hayao Miyazaki ’s final film The Wind Rises to domestic audiences early next year, and today the studio has unveiled the voice talent that will be dubbing the English-language version of the Studio Ghib more
“Frozen,” “The Croods,” “Monsters University,” “The Wind Rises,” “Despicable Me 2? and “Ernest and Celestine” are among the films nominated for the top feature award at the 41st annual Annie Awards, the International Animated Film Society, ASIFA-Hollywood more
According to Hayao Miyazaki, “The Wind Rises” is his final directorial feature. If that’s the case, then the sweeping, animated tale of fighter-plane designer Jiro Horikoshi will be a fitting end to the animation maestro’s career. Read More...
Earlier this month, we learned that animation legend Hayao Miyazaki was thinking of retiring, making us even more excited to see his most recent effort, The Wind Rises . Well, we finally know when we'll be able to. Disney announced last night that more
Hayao Miyazaki, whose hand-drawn animated features still rake in millions in his native Japan and have earned him a worldwide cult following, has decided to retire from filmmaking, his studio announced Sunday.
Disney will release Japanese animation master Hayao Miyazaki's next movie, "The Wind Rises," in North America, the studio said Tuesday.
There is no opening date set for the film, which will be released under the Touchstone Pictures banner. It a ficti more
Dreams are hard work. They require blueprints, scaffolding, and a lot of man-hours. No one knows that more than animation maestro Hayao Miyazaki, who has invested decades of meticulous craftsmanship in putting the delicate and effervescent creations of hi more
Director Hayao Miyazaki has taken audiences to magical, alluring worlds throughout his filmography. He’s shown us witches, sorcerers, buses that are also cats, and so much more. His latest (and, if he’s truly retiring, final) film, The Wind Rises , l more
The master outdoes himself in the visual department, if not in the storytelling. Read More...