The Series became one of the biggest choices of a distraction in these times of social distancing, it is worth to take a closer look on some of its treasures. In February, the platform is making its collection of films of Studio Ghibli, the studio of japanese animation, founded in 1985 by animators and film directors Hayao Miyazaki, Isao Takahata, Toshio Suzuki and Yasuyoshi Tokuma.
There are 21 films made by the studio, and over a prior to its inception. With tours to incredible and in several themes, they are all great takeaways for those who want to immerse themselves into the anime and for those who don’t have any familiarity with the japanese animations.
Do you want to start? We classify the movies that are essential in order to understand the work of Studio Ghibli.
1) spirited away (2001)
If you had to pick only one to watch it would be this one – without the fear of making a mistake.
2 – Princess Mononoke (1997)
3. My friend Totoro (1988)
You’re sure to have seen a picture of Totoro (the god-animal, half-cat, half-rabbit, a giant) in another place. It is one of the greatest symbols of the japanese anime, and with justice. In the story, the two children begin to explore their new neighborhood and meet with him and a lot of other mysterious reasons. In real life, your children/grandchildren/nieces and nephews are going to ask to watch it every week.
4 – Grave of the Fireflies (1988)
(5) The castle in the Sky (1986)
6 – the tale of The princess Kaguya (2013)