The Kingdom of Dreams and Madness
Friday, June 16 - Thursday, July 13, 2023
SHOWTIMES AT IFC CENTER
Thu Jun 22
- 3:50 pm Buy Tickets
Tue Jul 11
- 9:40 pm Buy Tickets
Granted near-unfettered access to the notoriously insular Studio Ghibli, director Mami Sunada follows the three men who are the lifeblood of Ghibli — the eminent director Hayao Miyazaki, the producer Toshio Suzuki, and the elusive and influential “other director” Isao Takahata — over the course of a year as the studio rushes to complete two films, Miyazaki’s The Wind Rises and Takahata’s The Tale of The Princess Kaguya. The result is a rare “fly on the wall” glimpse of the inner workings of one of the world’s most celebrated animation studios, and an insight into the dreams, passion and singular dedication of these remarkable creators.
Screening as part of our series A Studio Ghibli Summer !
Previously screened as part of our series The Films of Studio Ghibli.
All screenings will be presented in Japanese with English subtitles.
- Country Japan
- Rating NR
- Year 2013
- Running Time 118 minutes
- Distributor GKIDS
- Director Mami Sunada
- Accessibility Assistive Listening, T-Coil
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