News Ghibli Cinema Kids Clubs on Saturday, also TV Screenings Continue
Two different Ghibli films will have Kids Club screenings at London cinemas on Saturday December 17. (Important: In general, Kids Club cinema screenings are not open open to adults, except if they are accompanying a child.)
The Totoro listing specifies that the dub will be shown, while the Ponyo listing gives the dub actors.
Meanwhile, Film4's season of Studio Ghibli films continues; the remaining screenings are listed below. All the Film4 screenings are subtitled, except for the final Ponyo screening on Christmas Day.
On Boxing Day (7.30 p.m.), BBC1 will screen its new live-action version of The Borrowers, which Ghibli adapted in 2010 as Arrietty (aka The Secret World of Arrietty). In the BBC version, Arrietty will be played by Aisling Loftus, with other parts taken by Christopher Eccelston, Victoria Wood and Stephen Fry.
Remaining Film4 screenings:
Friday December 16: Whisper of the Heart (1995), directed by Yoshifumi Kondô (5.05 p.m.)
Monday December 19: Castle in the Sky (1986), directed by Hayao Miyazaki (4.25 p.m.)
Wednesday December 21: Nausicaä of the Valley of Wind (1984), directed by Hayao Miyazaki
Thursday December 22: Porco Rosso (1992), directed by Hayao Miyazaki
Saturday December 24: My Neighbor Totoro (1988), directed by Hayao Miyazaki
Sunday December 25: Ponyo (2008), repeated from December 10 (5.10 p.m., dubbed)