Archives for December 8, 2012

What If Hayao Miyazaki and Studio Ghibli Made “The Hobbit”?

Can you imagine what Tolkien's Middle-Earth would look like through the eyes of the animators that brought us Spirited Away, Howl's Moving Castle, Princess Mononoke, Ponyo,¬†and My Neighbor Totoro?I can.Over the last decade, I've discovered the treasure trove of animated fantasy created by Hayao Miyazaki and Studio Ghibli. I've fallen in love with their intricate, extravagant style and their boundless imagination. And yet, as I watched Spirited Away, I began to realize that their style … [Read more...]