Film & TV

Netflix to stream 21 Studio Ghibli films starting Feb. 1

Twenty-one films from Studio Ghibli, the Academy Award®-winning Japanese art house, will be made available on the service globally (excluding US, Canada, Japan), through distribution partner Wild Bunch International, as part of the company’s continued efforts to grow its best-in-class library of animated films. 

“In this day and age, there are various great ways a film can reach audiences. We’ve listened to our fans and have made the definitive decision to stream our film catalogue. We hope people around the world will discover the world of Studio Ghibli through this experience,” — Toshio Suzuki; Photo by Nobuyoshi Araki

For the first time ever, this expansive catalogue of Studio Ghibli films will be subtitled in 28 languages, and dubbed in up to 20 languages. This partnership will enable fans in Asia Pacific, Europe, Middle East, Africa and Latin America to enjoy beloved classics, such as Academy Award®-winner Spirited AwayPrincess MononokeArrietty, Kiki’s Delivery Service, My Neighbor Totoro, and The Tale of The Princess Kaguya, among others, in their native languages. 

SCHEDULE:

February 1, 2020

Castle in the Sky (1986), 
My Neighbor Totoro (1988), 
Kiki’s Delivery Service (1989), 
Only Yesterday (1991), 
Porco Rosso (1992), 
Ocean Waves (1993), 
Tales from Earthsea (2006)

March 1, 2020

Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind (1984), 
Princess Mononoke (1997), 
My Neighbors the Yamadas (1999), 
Spirited Away (2001), 
The Cat Returns (2002), 
Arrietty (2010), 
The Tale of The Princess Kaguya (2013)

April 1, 2020

Pom Poko (1994), 
Whisper of the Heart (1995), 
Howl’s Moving Castle (2004), 
Ponyo on the Cliff by the Sea (2008), 
From Up on Poppy Hill (2011), 
The Wind Rises (2013), 
When Marnie Was There (2014)

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