Hayao Miyazaki has been engaged on his subsequent anime movie, How Do You Reside?, for Studio Ghibli for years. That is his closing movie, and the legendary Japanese animation studio has been preserving numerous issues about it secret. That secrecy will proceed till the film is definitely launched in theaters.
There actually hasn’t been a lot launched for the movie aside from a poster of a fowl. To maintain the secrets and techniques of the movie protected from leaking, Studio Ghibli and its companions is not going to do any pre-release promoting or launch any superior info.
Studio Ghibli president and producer Suzuki Toshio defined throughout an interview with Bungei Shunju journal that this uncommon advertising technique is being performed to construct pleasure for followers. Miyazaki hasn’t made a movie for the reason that 2013 mission The Wind Rises.
Which means there will likely be no advertisements, trailers or voice solid data. That is actually a novel strategy to market a film! Suzuki stated: “They’ll need to see for themselves what the movie is about. And to do this, they’ll must go a theater.”
At one level throughout the interview, the journal editor introduced up that the movie is reportedly based mostly on How Do You Reside, a 1937 coming-of-age novel by Genzaburo Yoshino. Through the years, we’ve been sharing the main points of this novel pondering that that is the story the movie will inform, however that isn’t the case in any respect. In accordance with Suzuki, Miyazaki “solely borrowed the title.”
So meaning all the plot descriptions that we’ve shared are usually not the story that Miyazaki’s How Do You Reside? will inform, and now I’m much more excited!
When beforehand speaking in regards to the movie and why he was making it, Miyazaki stated, “I’m making this film as a result of I shouldn’t have the reply.” It’s additionally defined that the film is a present for Miyazaki’s grandson. Studio Ghibli co-founder and producer Toshio Suzuki stated, “It is his method of claiming ‘Grandpa is shifting on to the subsequent world, however he is abandoning this movie.'” Suzuki has additionally described the movie as “fantasy on a grand scale.”
The film will likely be launched in Japanese theaters on July 14, 2023. There’s no phrase on when How Do You Reside? will likely be launched in america.