Spirited Away - Studio Ghibli Anime Series
Hayao Miyazaki’s Academy Award®-winning masterpiece Spirited Away was the biggest box office hit of all time in Japan and a film that helped redefine the possibilities of animation for American audiences and a generation of new filmmakers. Wandering through an abandoned carnival site, ten-year-old Chichiro is separated from her parents and stumbles into a dream-like spirit world where she is put to work in a bathhouse for the gods, a place where all kinds of nonhuman beings come to refresh, relax and recharge. Here she encounters a vast menagerie of impossibly inventive characters — shape-shifting phantoms and spirits, some friendly, some less so — and must find the inner strength to outsmart her captors and return to her family. Combining Japanese mythology with Through the Looking Glass-type whimsy, Spirited Away cemented Miyazaki’s reputation as an icon of inspired animation and wondrous, lyrical storytelling. English dubbed. Each feature in this series will be followed by an exclusive mini-festival of short animated films.
Rumi Hiiragi, Jason Marsden, Mickie McGowan, Jack Angel, Robert Bergen, Rodger Bumpass, Jennifer Darling, Paul Eiding, Sherry Lynn, Mona Marshall, Candi Milo, Colleen O'Shaughnessey, Phil Proctor, Jim Ward, Rumi Hîragi, Miyu Irino, Mari Natsuki, Takeshi Naito, Yasuko Sawaguchi, Tatsuya Gashuin, Ryunosuke Kamiki, Yumi Tamai, Koba Hayashi, Tsunehiko Kamijo, Bunta Sugawara, Yo Oizumi, Takehiko Ono, Daveigh Chase, Suzanne Pleshette, Susan Egan, David Ogden Stiers, Lauren Holly, Michael Chiklis, John Ratzenberger, Tara Strong
Toshio Suzuki, Donald W Ernst, Yasuyoshi Tokuma, Takeyoshi Matsushita, Seiichiro Ujiie, Yutaka Narita, Koji Hoshino, Banjiro Uemura, Hironori Aihara, John Lasseter, Seiji Okuda, Ryoichi Fukuyama, Lori Korngiebel