Hayao Miyazaki facts for kids
During a press conference at Italy's Venice Film Festival, he announced that he was going to retire from the production of feature-length films.
Miyazaki announced his retirement on September 2, 2013.
Works directed by him
- The Castle of Cagliostro, 1979
- Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind, 1984
- Castle in the Sky, 1986
- My Neighbor Totoro, 1988
- Kiki's Delivery Service, 1989
- Porco Rosso, 1992
- Princess Mononoke, 1997
- Spirited Away,2001
- Howl's Moving Castle, 2004
- Ponyo on the Cliff, 2008
- The Wind Rises, 2013
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Miyazaki first worked with Isao Takahata in 1964, spawning a lifelong collaboration and friendship.
Miyazaki used 3D rendering in Princess Mononoke (1997) to create writhing "demon flesh" and composite them onto the hand-drawn characters. Approximately five minutes of the film uses similar techniques.
Miyazaki at the 2009 San Diego Comic-Con.
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