From Studio Ghibli, the studio that brought you the Academy Award® winning Spirited Away, My Neighbor Totoro, and The Wind Rises, comes a powerful and sweeping epic that redefines animated storytelling and marks a triumphant highpoint within an extraordinary filmmaking career for director Isao Takahata. Found inside a shining stalk of bamboo by an old bamboo cutter and his wife, a tiny girl grows rapidly into an exquisite young lady. The mysterious young princess enthralls all who encounter her - but ultimately she must confront her fate, the punishment for her crime.
Ratings and Reviews
Beautifully animated Japanese folktale for older kids.
Cast & Crew
- Studio Ghibli
- Kids & Family
- © 2019 Studio Ghibli/GKIDS under exclusive license to Shout Factory LLC, 2013 Hatake Jimusho - GNDHDDTK
- English (Stereo, Dolby 5.1)
- Closed captions (CC) refer to subtitles in the available language with the addition of relevant non-dialogue information.