Tears were rolling…: When Marnie Was There – HIFF Spring Showcase 2015

On the final day of the Hawaii International Film Festival’s Spring Showcase this year (April 19), my sister and I went with full excitement and anticipation to see the newly released Studio Ghibli film When Marnie Was There. Growing up we had Kiki’s Delivery Service on VHS, watched Spirited Away and Ponyo with our family, and later I had dug up Nausicaa of […]

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When Marnie Was There

“When Marnie Was There” is yet another movie produced produced by Studio Ghibli. Although I am not overly familiar with the studio or its productions like many people who had gone to view the movie (this is the third Ghibli movie I’ve seen), it is very clear that they never seem to falter when it comes to creating a visually […]

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