Studio Ghibli was founded in 1985 by Hayao Miyazaki and Isao Takahata and is Japan's leading animation studio. Their animated films have been critically acclaimed for their briliant quality, inventiveness and epic storytelling. Spirited Away won an Academy Award, while Howl's Moving Castle was nominated in 2006. Many of these titles are available internationally through Disney. Our DVDs are the original Japanese releases, packed with bonus features and high quality artwork and packaging. All DVDs have English subtitles, some with French and other languages too, each DVD description has detailed information. All DVDs are Region Code 2 NTSC. Please make sure they are compatible with your DVD player before purchasing. If you a fan of Japanese Anime, you'll love these original quality Japanese DVDs from Studio Ghibli.