Hayao Miyazaki (1984)
Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind is a 1984 Japanese anime film written and directed by Hayao Miyazaki, based on his 1982 manga. It was animated by Tokuma Shoten and Hakuhodo. Joe Hisaishi composed the score. The film stars the voices of Sumi Shimamoto, Goro Naya, Yoji Matsuda, Yoshiko Sakakibara, and Iemasa Kayumi. Taking place in a future post-apocalyptic world, the film tells the story of Nausicaä, the young princess of the Valley of the Wind. She becomes embroiled in a struggle with Tolmekia, a kingdom that tries to use an ancient weapon to eradicate a jungle full of mutant giant insects.
I love that one too!
I agree with you there. It’s always true with the very best of stories. I have seen Spirited Away many times.
Awesome! The takeaway messages from it are so important. I’ve watched this movie many times.
I did see it. Just last night in fact. It was so good I just had to share it. Thanks for sharing. I’ll be sure to check it out;)
Did you see it then? One of my very favorite Ghibli/Miyazaki movies. I did a write-up on it here: