Sewing Ghibli

Hello all! Its been far too long since my last post! But I am determined to start writing more and expressing my Ghibli opinions (and other musings) to the world. In the past year I have rediscovered a passion for designing and sewing. It all started with my friend who wanted some bunting making. So […]

Ocean Waves UK Release

Finally, the 1993 Ghibli film ‘Ocean Waves’ (aka. ‘I Can Hear The Sea’ and ‘Umi ga Kikoeru’) has been released in the UK! The simple story of a blossoming romance between two college students within Japan, is not like any other fantastical Ghibli film. Even still, it portrays just as much beauty as another other. […]

Mei and the Kittenbus

During my time at the Ghibli museum I got the chance to see one of the short films that was made especially for it. I had always hoped that it would have been Mei and the Kittenbus, as for years I have been eager to see it. So I was thrilled to learn that it […]

Tales From Earthsea

When Goro Miyazaki, the son of Hayao Miyazaki, announced in 2006 that he would direct a new film through Studio Ghibli, there was lots of speculation and anticipation to see whether he could follow in his fathers footsteps. Adapted from the fantasy series by Ursula K. Le Guin, Tales From Earthsea (Gedo Senki) is a […]