“You make me think humanity’s not a complete waste.” – Porco, Porco Rosso Which movies have I watched repeatedly? Okay, um... Spirited Away, Howl’s Moving Castle, Ponyo, Totoro, When Marnie Was There, The Tale of Princess Kaguya, Princess Mononoke, Kiki’s Devliery Service, The Cat Returns, Tales From EarthSea, Porco Rosso, The Castle of Cagliostro… probably … Continue reading GHIBLI CHALLENGE DAY 24: REPEAT WATCHING
“Inspiration unlocks the future.” - Caproni, The Wind Rises The Wind Rises! I just watched it one weekend because I was in the mood. Day 1: First Ghibli Film Day 2: How You Discovered Ghibli Films Day 3: Favourite Ghibli World Day 4: A Lesson Day 5: Favourite Quote Day 6: Favourite Soundtrack Day 7: … Continue reading GHIBLI CHALLENGE DAY 23: LAST MOVIE YOU SAW
Would you like to know what the hell this is? Because I’d love to know too please. I was rummaging through some of my old files the other day as you do - and then I found this. It slightly confuses me, I don’t know what genre or format of anything about what this is … Continue reading A HUMAN: WHAT… IS THIS?
“I’d let a fish lick me if it'd get me out of this wheelchair.” - Noriko, Ponyo Ponyo obviously! A teenager, college, adult or something else with Ponyo and Sosuke! It would be wonderful to see how their relationship has developed, and how they’ve also individually grown throughout the years. Plus I’d love to … Continue reading GHIBLI CHALLENGE DAY 22: SEQUEL YOU WISH FOR
“We each need to find our own inspiration. Sometimes it’s not easy.” - Ursula, Kiki’s Delivery Service There is sooooo much amazing art out there, it’d be just too hard to choose one! Any watercolour Ghibli art is my favourite art really then! Day 1: First Ghibli Film Day 2: How You Discovered Ghibli Films … Continue reading GHIBLI CHALLENGE DAY 21: FANART
This pair assignment I’ve had to do has been… an experience… Thank-you to Keiko for the nomination! She blogs about lot of great anime, and her weekly round-ups are always good to read for seasonal anime too! Definitely check out her blog if you haven’t been over to it already please 🙂 So the rules … Continue reading THE UNIQUE BLOGGER AWARD: I WAS NOMINATED!
“I love Ponyo whether she’s a fish, human, or something in between.” - Sosuke, Ponyo Hayao Miyazaki would have to take this title. He’s directed most of my favourite Ghibli movies, even though I also do love Isao Takahata too (and also quick appreciation for producer Toshio Suzuki). Day 1: First Ghibli Film Day 2: … Continue reading GHIBLI CHALLENGE DAY 20: FAVOURITE DIRECTOR
Mid-semesters are slowly killing me at the moment… I haven’t ever showed any merch I have before, so I thought it might be fun to do! I’m not really a big collector but I do have quite a few pop vinyls (way more than my Mum likes anyway… She likes to sometimes look at them … Continue reading MY POP VINYL COLLECTION: THEY’RE SO CUTE!
“Engineers turn dreams into reality.” – Caproni, The Wind Rises The shorts that Ghibli has produced are the only things I haven’t seen. I’ve seen all the 24 movies and own them. Day 1: First Ghibli Film Day 2: How You Discovered Ghibli Films Day 3: Favourite Ghibli World Day 4: A Lesson Day 5: … Continue reading GHIBLI CHALLENGE DAY 19: FILMS YOU HAVEN’T SEEN
“It must be great to know what you want to do. I’ve got no idea at all. I just go from one day to the next.” - Shizuku, Whipser of the Heart Hmm tough one… I’ll say the aunty from Grave of the Fireflies. She’s a bit too mean for my liking. I get her … Continue reading GHIBLI CHALLENGE DAY 18: LEAST FAVOURITE CHARACTER