Hayao Miyazaki
Features // 2 Articles
Reviews // 6 Articles
Blogs // 3 Articles
//Features

Miyazaki’s Haunted Utopia: The Ghost of Modernity in 'Kiki’s Delivery Service'
19 Jan 2017 // 9:00 PM

This is not truly a witch’s story, but a ghost story of modernity.

The Best Independent / International Films of 2009
7 Jan 2010 // 3:00 PM

Looking for something far off the well-beaten mainstream path? Well, step on over to some savory world and outsider independent cinema. It's here where the risks, the experimentation, and the true art lives.

//Reviews

On Miyazaki's Gross, Funny and Touching 'Spirited Away'
21 Jul 2015 // 2:00 AM

The imagination of the film is unparalleled, but what truly makes Spirited Away a masterpiece is how it imbues the fantastic with so much real feeling.

'New York Film Festival 2013': A Dizzying Panorama
30 Oct 2013 // 3:00 AM

The Wind Rises was the first film that I saw at the Festival and a lovely note on which to close, creating the sense of wonder and excitement you want from movies.

//Blogs

More Miyazaki: Castle in the Sky/ My Neighbor Totoro/ Kiki's Delivery Service
6 Mar 2010 // 11:00 AM

He is often referred to as the Japanese Walt Disney, and with good reason. Over the course of nearly four decades in animation, writer/director/

Practically Perfect: Miyazaki's 'Ponyo on the Cliff by the Sea' (2009): Blu-ray
1 Mar 2010 // 9:07 PM

He is consistently hailed as the last great master of 2D animation, the Walt Disney of his own amazing and imaginative Japanese empire. Several of

//Mixed media
//Blogs

'Fire Emblem Heroes' Is a Bad Crossover

// Moving Pixels

"Fire Emblem Heroes desperately and shamelessly wants to monetize our love for these characters, yet it has no idea why we came to love them in the first place.

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