Friday, March 15, 2013

New Studio Ghibli Film FROM UP ON POPPY HILL Opens Friday in NYC

New Studio Ghibli Film FROM UP ON POPPY HILL Opens Friday in NYC

GKIDS is extremely proud to present FROM UP ON POPPY HILL (コクリコ坂から, Kokuriko-Zaka Kara, 2011), the highly anticipated new film from Studio Ghibli, creators of SPIRITED AWAY, MY NEIGHBOR TOTORO, KIKI'S DELIVERY SERVICE, PONYO, THE SECRET WORLD OF ARRIETTY and many other animated masterpieces. Written by legendary studio founder Hayao Miyazaki and directed by Goro Miyazaki, FROM UP ON POPPY HILL marks the first feature film collaboration between father and son. The results are stunning -- a pure, sincere, nuanced and heartfelt film that signals yet another triumph for the esteemed studio.