Studio Ghibli is a Tokyo-based animation film studio founded in 1985 by film directors Isao Takahata and Hayao Miyazaki. The studio has produced several short films, television commercials, one television film, and over twenty feature-length films, many of which have garnered numerous awards and critical acclaim, including My Neighbor Totoro, Kiki's Delivery Service, Spirited Away, and Princess Mononoke. The last four films released by Studio Ghibli, The Wind Rises, The Tale of the Princess Kaguya, When Marnie Was There, and The Red Turtle were all nominated for Academy Awards for Best Animated Feature Film.
"Celebrating its 30th anniversary this year, "My Neighbour Totoro" is an enduring and enchanting film, and this journal celebrated its titular hero." -- The Bookseller