From Up on Poppy Hill [video]


Studio Ghibli takes a break from high-flying fantasy in this naturalistic, nostalgic coming-of-age story. From Up on Poppy Hill: my “Reel Faith” 60-second review.

Animation, Family, Foreign Language, Hayao Miyazaki & Studio Ghibli, Reel Faith Reviews (Video)



The Summer’s Best-Kept Secret: From Up on Poppy Hill

Co-written by Ghibli co-founder Hayao Miyzaki and directed by his son Goro Miyazaki (Tales From Earthsea), From Up on Poppy Hill is a gently naturalistic departure from the high-flying fantasy for which the studio is best known.