The event had been due to attract more than 110,000 people in Los Angeles.
Limited releases and tiny marketing budgets aren’t stopping the passionate fanbases of anime franchises, who continue to turn out in big numbers for theatrical releases in the United States.
It’s a good time to be a fan of anime.
The anime streaming platform makes the announcement amid growing competition from the likes of Netflix.
In a mere six days, the film has become the all-time top grosser for its distributor GKIDS.
But American and Canadian Netflix subscribers will have to get their Ghibli fix elsewhere.
Miyazaki is directing around one minute of animation per month on his next feature.
“Keep Your Hands Off Eizouken!” will debut in Japan on January 5, 2020.
The Studio Ghibli library will soon be easier than ever to watch in the U.S. and Canada.
Kanye West’s favorite animated film will be screened next month in L.A.
No film in the history of cinema has ever done worse on 2,800+ screens.
Animator Ayane Nakamura explains why she’s dependent on donations from strangers to get by in her career.
21 Studio Ghibli films will be available for streaming.
The first cg feature in the iconic franchise will be released December 6 in Japan.
Animated films held three of the top five spots at this weekend’s Chinese box office.
The program, which runs September 12–30, will screen “Ghost in the Shell,” “Paprika,” and “Summer Wars,” among others.
The “Violet Evergarden” spin-off debuted in Japanese theaters last Friday.
Makoto Shinkai’s latest feature can now compete in two categories at next year’s Academy Awards.
The investment is an effort to expand anime’s audience outside Japan, as the country’s domestic market approaches saturation.