The Kingdom of Dreams and Madness

The Kingdom of Dreams and Madness

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The revered Studio Ghibli is the focus of this documentary that offers a glimpse inside arguably the most heralded animation studio of the modern era. At the time the doco is being shot, Hayao Miyazaki (Spirited Away, Howl’s Moving Castle) is working on what he states will be his last film, The Wind Rises, storyboarding the film by hand, before his team draws each frame. More

Meanwhile, Ghibli’s Isao Takahata is working equally laboriously on The Tale of Princess Kaguya. Between the two creative forces lies producer and company co-founder Toshio Suzuki, the relationship between the three men lending insight to Ghibli’s long-running enigmatic success.

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2013Rating: PG118 minsJapanJapanese with English subtitlesStudio Ghibli
Documentary
Director:
Mami Sunada ('Ending Note: Death of a Japanese Salaryman')
Writer:
Mami Sunada
Cast:
Hayao MiyazakiIsao TakahataToshio SuzukiHideaki AnnoJohn Lasseter

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The Kingdom of Dreams and Madness | Release Details

The Kingdom of Dreams and Madness is available to stream in New Zealand now on Google Play and Apple TV.