Howl film news

deborah deborah at
Tue Sep 4 12:26:19 EDT 2001

never mind, I completely misunderstood.  It's a different guy
directing Howl's.  Let me look into this guy a little bit more...
unless anybody knows anything good or bad about him.

deborah at
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On Tue, 4 Sep 2001, deborah wrote:

|On Tue, 4 Sep 2001, andrew osmond wrote:
||"Yoshifumi Kondo directed one of our films, Whisper of the Heart (1985),
||but it started as a TV program," explained a Ghibli spokesman. "This is
||the first time we've had someone other than Miyazaki or Takahata -- or
||someone from outside the company -- direct a feature from the
||beginning.". The film is being prepared for a summer 2003 release.
||Following the release of his latest film, Spirited Away, Miyazaki, 60,
||announced that he was retiring from animation directing. Takahata, whose
||last Ghibli film was My Neighbors the Yamadas (2000), has not yet
||announced his next project.
|Whisper of the Heart was a really sweet movie with a feel that
|would work well for Howl's Moving Castle.  A local theater had a
|Studio Ghibli festival, and this movie made me laugh.  There's a
|great music jam scene in Whisper of the Heart which captured a
|very similar feel to the chaos that usually ensues inside the
|Castle.  Also the soundtrack is very funny.
|deborah at
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