THE TALE OF PRINCESS KAGUYA Review

     October 17, 2014

[This is a re-post of my The Tale of Princess Kaguya review from the 2014 Toronto International Film Festival.  The film opens today in limited release.  Please note that this review is for the original Japanese-language version, so there is …

THE TALE OF PRINCESS KAGUYA Review | TIFF 2014

     September 4, 2014

Studio Ghibli’s films have always embraced the connection between nature and magic, and The Tale of Princess Kaguya continues this tradition in fine form.  Writer-director Isao Takahata, who also co-founded Studio Ghibli, breaks from the company’s familiar animation style to …