Tag Archives: Hayao Miyazaki

  • “Only Slightly Exaggerated” Miyazaki-Inspired Travel Oregon Ad

    “Only Slightly Exaggerated” Miyazaki-Inspired Travel Oregon Ad

    No offense intended to the people of that fine state, but I never really thought of Oregon as being a magical, Studio Ghiblian wonderland before. I say “before” because I’ve just watched the new ad from Travel Oregon, which is a total riff on the films of Hayao Miyazaki, entitled “Only Slightly Exaggerated.” The “Only […]

  • ‘Hayao Miyazaki – A Tribute': Celebrate Animator’s 76th Birthday (Video)

    ‘Hayao Miyazaki – A Tribute': Celebrate Animator’s 76th Birthday (Video)

    Yesterday was the 76th birthday of legendary Japanese animator Hayao Miyazaki, and to celebrate Alexandre Gasulla has released a compilation featuring some of the highlights of his body of work. It’s called Hayao Miyazaki – A Tribute, and it’s the perfect way to (belatedly) celebrate the Master’s birthday. Hayao Miyazaki – A Tribute includes clips […]

  • ‘The Simpsons’ Does Miyazaki Tribute (Video)

    ‘The Simpsons’ Does Miyazaki Tribute (Video)

    As you’re probably already aware, The Simpsons is currently celebrating 25 years on the air, and they’re pulling some interesting stunts in the process. I’m not sure if their tribute to legendary Japanese animator Hayao Miyazaki in their latest episode “Married to the Blob” counts as a stunt, but it’s worth checking out nevertheless. That’s […]