Hayao Miyazaki

Hayao  Miyazaki

Hayao Miyazaki is a well-known Japanese animation filmmaker. In 2005, he earned the Golden Lion Prize for Lifetime Achievement at the Venice International Film Festival, and in 2004, his Studio Ghibli received the festival's Osella Award for overall achievement. Spirited Away, which won the Academy Award(R) for Best Animated Feature Picture in 2002, as well as Castle in the Sky, My Neighbor Totoro, Kiki's Delivery Service, Princess Mononoke, Howl's Moving Castle, and Ponyo, have all gained critical praise in the United States. VIZ Media publishes both books in English.