Heads up to you Ghibli Studios and Hayao Miyazaki lovers! Ghibli Fest is back this year, with a slew of movies to watch starting in the Spring and ending this Winter.
If you ever wanted to see a classic Miyazaki movie on the big screen, this is your chance. GKids is bringing nine of his greatest hits to US theaters throughout the course of the year, giving you a great opportunity to see these movies the way they truly were meant to be.
This year also marks three major Miyazaki milestones. 2019 is the 15th anniversary for “Howl’s Moving Castle”, 30th anniversary of “Kiki’s Delivery Service”, and the 35th anniversary for “Nausicaa of the Valley of the Wind”.
Check out the schedule below:
The current line-up and dates to see the movies are as follows:
HOWL’S MOVING CASTLE: 15th Anniversary Event – April 7, 8 & 10
NAUSICAÄ OF THE VALLEY OF THE WIND: 35th Anniversary Event – May 20 & 21
WHISPER OF THE HEART – July 1 & 2
KIKI’S DELIVERY SERVICE: 30th Anniversary Event – July 28, 29 & 31
MY NEIGHBOR TOTORO – August 25, 26 & 28
THE SECRET WORLD OF ARRIETTY – September 29 & 30
SPIRITED AWAY – October 27, 28 & 30
PRINCESS MONONOKE – November 17, 18 & 20
THE TALE OF THE PRINCESS KAGUYA – December 16 & 18
Head to Ghibli Fest’s official website for more details on how to purchase tickets to see this in participating theaters starting on March 7.
You can also head to Fathom Events website for more info on which dates will have the English subtitled versions of the film, or the dubbed version.