Mamoru Hosoda

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The Boy and the Beast: an orphaned nine-year-old escapes the streets of contemporary Tokyo into Jutengai, the mythical kingdom of the beasts

 Orphaned nine-year-old Ren (voiced by 29-year-old actress Aoi Miyazaki) escapes the streets of contemporary Tokyo into Jutengai, the mythical ki(...)

Maho Yamada and Mikako Ichikawa in Naoko Ogigami’s Rent-a-Cat

A welcoming note in the programme for the upcoming Japanese Film Festival speaks of vernal beginnings and the coming of the cherry blossoms. On(...)