Grave of the Fireflies

Hayao Miyazaki eulogizes Isao Takahata, remembers purposely subjecting him to second-hand smoke

One anime legend looks back on 50 years of friendship with another in memorial service held at Studio Ghibli museum.

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Studio Ghibli fans surprised to find hidden images in Grave of the Fireflies anime poster

The new meanings revealed in this image, thirty years after the film’s release, have anime fans reaching for the tissues.

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Studio Ghibli co-founder and anime director Isao Takahata passes away in Tokyo

Anime veteran leaves behind a legacy of more than 50 years of landmark anime including Ghibli’s Grave of the Fireflies, Pom Poko, and The Tale of the Princess Kaguya.

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Akiyuki Nosaka, celebrated author of Grave of the Fireflies, passes away

Famed writer’s best-known novel served as basis for Studio Ghibli anime of the same name.

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