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Preview: THE COLLECTED WORKS OF HAYAO MIYAZAKI (Blu-Ray)

Experience the majestic works of one of the most celebrated filmmakers in the history of animated cinema. Hayao Miyazaki weaves his unique style of artistry and epic adventure into astonishing tales of triumph, bursting with imagination and wonder. Disney presents for the first time in North America THE COLLECTED WORKS OF HAYAO MIYAZAKI, including all 11 of Miyazaki’s feature-length masterpieces — complete with hours of captivating bonus features — in one spectacular 12-disc collection available on Blu-ray exclusively via Amazon.com on November 17, 2015.

Films:
• LUPIN THE THIRD: THE CASTLE OF CAGLIOSTRO (ルパン三世 カリオストロの城, Rupan Sansei: Kariosutoro no Shiro, 1979)
• NAUSICAÄ OF THE VALLEY OF THE WIND (風の谷のナウシカ, Kaze no Tani no Naushika, 1984)
• CASTLE IN THE SKY (天空の城ラピュタ Tenkuu no Shiro Rapyuta, 1986)
• MY NEIGHBOR TOTORO (となりのトトロ, Tonari no Totoro, 1988)
• KIKI’S DELIVERY SERVICE (魔女の宅急便, Majo no Takkyuubin, 1989)
• PORCO ROSSO (紅の豚, Kurenai no Buta, 1992)
• PRINCESS MONONOKE (もののけ姫, Mononoke Hime, 1997)
• SPIRITED AWAY (千と千尋の神隠し, Sen to Chihiro no Kamikakushi, 2001)
• HOWL’S MOVING CASTLE (ハウルの動く城, Hauru no Ugoku Shiro, 2004)
• PONYO (崖の上のポニョ, Gake no Ue no Ponyo, 2008)
• THE WIND RISES (風立ちぬ, Kaze Tachinu, 2013)

Bonus Features:
• YUKI’S SUN (雪の太陽, Yuki no Taiyo, 1972) – TV pilot based on an original manga by Tetsuya Chiba, directed by Hayao Miyazaki who was also in charge of storyboards and key animation.
• LITTLE SAMURAI (赤胴鈴之助, Akado Suzunosuke, 1972) – Three episodes (Episode 26, 27 & 41) of the hit anime series with storyboarding and more by Hayao Miyazaki.
• Director Hayao Miyazaki Retirement Press Conference, Uncut Version

Booklet:
A collector’s edition book featuring “The Great Dichotomy: Looking at the Works of Hayao Miyazaki” by Tomohiro Machiyama, which explores the themes and techniques of this revered Japanese filmmaker, and selected text from Hayao Miyazaki’s initial notes and creative proposals for the production of each film.

Release Date: November 17, 2015
Audio: English, Japanese, and English DVS 1.0 Mono
Subtitles: English, French & Spanish

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