Review: The Red Turtle (DVD)

The Red Turtle is an animated feature film collaboration between French company, Wild Bunch and famed Japanese animation house, Studio Ghibli. It’s at times beautiful, haunting, suspenseful and ultimately depressing and sad but don’t let that detract you from watching this stunning film. The film tells the story of a young man who finds himself […]

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Madman Presents: CELEBRATE STUDIO GHIBLI

Ok, this next bit of news is probably the most excited I’ve been in a long time! Madman recently announced that they’re bringing a Studio Ghibli celebration to Australian cinemas with CELEBRATE STUDIO GHIBLI. This is an event that will run for one month showcasing the beautiful Ghibli movies beginning from August 24th through to […]

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ACMI Presents Essential Anime Heroines

If you’re short on having something to do in the lead up to Christmas, then check out the Essential Anime Heroines movie festival which kicked off yesterday at ACMI (Australian Centre for the Moving Image) in Federation Square in Melbourne. There’s a great array of films up for selection with classic Ghibli fare My Neighbour Totoro, […]

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Review: Only Yesterday (Blu Ray)

Review copy from Madman. Only Yesterday is an absolutely charming movie from Studio Ghibli about a young lady named Taeko who travels to the beautiful Japanese countryside town of Yamagata to assist with the annual harvest of the safflower. The film jumps back in forth from Taeko’s upbringing in Tokyo as a ten year old […]

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Studio Ghibli And Totoro Go Virtual

With the rise in popularity of virtual reality, thanks to the decrease in price of the tech involved, a lot more companies are starting to branch out into this new platform. Now, if you happen to own a HTC Vive or Oculus Rift, you can explore some pretty cool worlds recently made available to the […]

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