Tagged with Studio Ghibli

The Red Turtle in cinemas now!

The Red Turtle in cinemas now!


Currently gracing select cinema screens is The Red Turtle, which debuted at the Cannes Film Festival 2016. Co-produced by Studio Ghibli and the Wild Bunch, and directed by Dutch-British animator Michael Dudok de Wit, it will steal your heart without saying a word. The Red Turtle has no dialogue and while its story initially seems … Continue reading

Magic at the Ghibli Museum

Magic at the Ghibli Museum


If you’re a Studio Ghibli fan, no trip to Tokyo is complete without a trip to the Ghibli Museum in Tokyo! Studio Ghibli, which is often referred to as ‘Japan’s answer to Disney’ (although that description doesn’t do it justice), is one of the very first Japanese exports that I fell in love with. I … Continue reading

Film review: The Tale of Princess Kaguya

Film review: The Tale of Princess Kaguya


Studio Ghibli fans, who were heart-broken to hear that the iconic Japanese animation studio recently went on hiatus, will want to head down to a cinema pretty sharp-ish if they want to catch a screening of The Tale of Princess Kaguya, which was released in Japan in 2013. We always seem to see these things much … Continue reading

New favourite shop: The Japanese Gallery

New favourite shop: The Japanese Gallery


London really likes tempting me to spend my money, and I recently discovered a lovely little shop in Angel that might push me over the edge. The Japanese Gallery is tucked away in Camden Passage, close to Angel tube station, and there really is something for everyone’s budget. The gallery is a specialist in Japanese … Continue reading