BFI Ghibli Season Screening Dates Confirmed
posted on by Andrew Osmond
In a press release, the BFI Southbank Centre in London (near Waterloo station) has announced the dates and times of the screenings in its upcoming Ghibli season. Note: NFT1 is subtantially larger than the other two screening theaters.
Preview: The Wind Rises (Hayao Miyazaki), pictured. Wed 23 Apr 18:20 NFT1. The screening comes before the main UK cinema release of The Wind Rises on May 9.
Season Introduction: Studio Ghibli, Masters of Anime An illustrated talk on Ghibli by season curator Justin Johnson, exploring 'the quality and beauty of the Studio's output, its evolution through its 30 year history, and why it hasn't had the same box office impact as its American contemporaries.' Wed 2 Apr 18:30 NFT3
Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind (Hayao Miyazaki).
Wed 2 Apr 20:30 NFT3
Thu 3 Apr 18:20 NFT2
Mon 7 Apr 20:30 NFT3
Castle in the Sky (Hayao Miyazaki)
Thu 10 Apr 18:00 NFT3
Fri 11 Apr 20:40 NFT3
Tue 15 Apr 20:30 NFT3
Grave of the Fireflies (Isao Takahata).
Wed 3 Apr 21:00 NFT2
Wed 9 Apr 18:30 NFT1
Sun 13 Apr 16:15 NFT1
My Neighbour Totoro (Hayao Miyazaki).
Thu 17 Apr 18:30 NFT1
Sat 19 Apr 18:20 NFT2
Mon 28 Apr 20:50 NFT3
Kiki's Delivery Service (Hayao Miyazaki).
Sun 20 Apr 16:00 NFT1
Mon 21 Apr 16:00 NFT1
Sun 27 Apr 15:50 NFT1
Porco Rosso (Hayao Miyazaki). Screening from a brand new DCP
Sun 20 Apr 18:30 NFT2
Tue 22 Apr 20:40 NFT2
Tue 29 Apr 18:20 NFT2
Spirited Away (Hayao Miyazaki).
Sat 26 Apr 18:15 NFT1
Mon 28 Apr 18:15 NFT1
plus a special 'Family Funday' screening of Spirited Away on Sun 27 Apr at 13:00, NFT1, preceded by a 'Funday workshop' where children can create their own 'spirit gods'; the workshop begins at 1100 in the BFI foyer.
Only Yesterday (Isao Takahata).
Sun 4 May 20:40 NFT2 TBC
Ocean Waves (Tomomi Mochizuki).
Mon 5 May 18:10 NFT3 TBC
Sun 11 May 20:40 NFT2 TBC
Pom Poko (Isao Takahata).
Mon 5 May 20:30 NFT3 TBC
Sun 11 May 16:00 NFT2 TBC
Whisper of the Heart (Yoshifumi Kondô).
Tue 6 May 20:40 NFT2 TBC
Fri 9 May 18:20 NFT2 TBC
Princess Mononoke (Hayao Miyazaki). Screening from a brand new DCP Sat 3 May 18:20 NFT2 TBC
Mon 5 May 16:15 NFT1 TBC
My Neighbours the Yamadas (Isao Takahata). Screening from a brand new DCP.
Fri 16 May 18:20 NFT2 TBC
Mon 19 May 20:40 NFT2 TBC
The Cat Returns (Hiroyuki Morita). Screening from a brand new DCP
Sat 17 May 18:20 NFT2 TBC
Thu 22 May 20:40 NFT2 TBC
Howl's Moving Castle (Hayao Miyazaki). Screening from a brand new DCP
Wed 21 May 20:40 NFT2 TBC
Sat 24 May 15:50 NFT3 TBC
Tales From Earthsea (Goro Miyazaki). Screening from a brand new DCP
Sat 24 May 18:20 NFT2 TBC
Fri 30 May 20:40 NFT2 TBC
Ponyo (Hayao Miyazaki).
Sun 25 May 16:15 NFT1 TBC
Tue 27 May 18:20 NFT2 TBC
Arrietty (Hiromasa Yonebayashi).
Mon 26 May 18:20 NFT2 TBC
Fri 30 May 18:20 NFT2 TBC
From Up on Poppy Hill (Goro Miyazaki).
Mon 26 May 20:40 NFT2 TBC
Sat 31 May 18:10 NFT3 TBC
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