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Founded in 1985, Studio Ghibli is one of the most popular and renowned Japanese animation studios, globally acclaimed and winner of the 2002 Best Animated Oscar for the film Spirited Away.
According to an announcement released by the streaming platform itself on Monday, January 20, the 21 films from Studio Ghibli will reach the Netflix catalog until April, with releases starting in February. Check out the debut dates:
1st of February
The Castle in Heaven (1986) My Friend Totoro (1988) Kiki’s Delivery Service (1989) Yesterday’s Memories (1991) Porco Rosso: The Last Romantic Hero (1992) I Can Hear the Ocean (1993) Tales from Terramar ( 2006)
Nausicaä do Vale do Vento (1984) Princess Mononoke (1997) My Neighbors, The Yamadas (1999) Spirited Away (2001) The Kingdom of Cats (2002) The World of Little Children (2010) The Tale of Princess Kaguya (2013)
Pom Poko: The Great Battle of Raccoons (1994) Whispers of the Heart (1995) The Animated Castle (2004) Ponyo – A Friendship That Came from the Sea (2008) From Kokuriko Hill (2011) Lives in the Wind (2013) Marnie’s Memories (2014)
The only feature of the studio outside Netflix is Tomb of the Fireflies, from 1988, which has different distribution rules and, due to its contract, cannot be shared with the platform.
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