My Neighbor Totoro / Tonari no Totoro

ABOUT FILM:

Professor Tatsuo Kusakabe and his two daughters, Satsuki and Mei, move into an old house to be closer to the hospital where the girls' mother, Yasuko, is recovering from a long-term illness. Satsuki and Mei, explore their new home in the countryside, discover a mysterious, lovable and all-powerful forest spirit called Totoro, who shows and leads them on an incredible journey.

AWARDS:

  1. Blue Ribbon Awards 1989: Special Award - Hayao Miyazaki (Won)
  2. Kinema Junpo Awards 1989: Kinema Junpo Award - Best Film (Won)
  3. Kinema Junpo Awards 1989: Readers' Choice Award - Best Japanese Film (Won)
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FILM DETAILS

DIRECTOR Hayao Miyazaki
PRODUCER Tohru Hara
SCREENPLAY Hayao Miyazaki
YEAR 1988
LENGTH 86 minutes
CAST Noriko Hidaka / Chika Sakamoto / Shigesato Itoi / Sumi Shimamoto / Tanie Kitabayashi / Hitoshi Takagi
CLASIFICATION All Ages

GENRE

Posted in Anime 2017.