It is a stunning and joyful experience that I highly recommend for families to watch together. ” Rotoscopers
*ENGLISH DUBBED VERSION*
Screening as part of the Thornbury Picture House’s Studio Ghibli Festival! Don’t miss one of Studio Ghibli’s most iconic films (and characters) in this beloved family classic from legendary director Hayao Miyazaki.
PONYO – a Studio Ghibli classic that was completed entirely using traditional hand-drawn animation, primarily in order to showcase the quality of the
artwork by art director Noboru Yoshida as well as celebrating the innocence and cheerfulness of a child’s universe.
Synopsis: In a small town by the sea lives five year old Sosuke, high on a cliff overlooking the Inland Sea. One morning while playing on the rocky beach below his house, he discovers a goldfish he names Ponyo, her head stuck in a jam jar. Sosuke rescues Ponyo and keeps her in a green plastic bucket. Both Ponyo and Sosuke are fascinated by each other and promise to stay firm friends until Ponyo’s father, a sorcerer who lives deep under the sea, forces her to return with him to the ocean depths. What follows is an amazing underwater adventure for all ages…
- 111 MINS