RWaM & GIR. The Official Tim Burton Website. Database error - GhibliWiki. Hayao Miyazaki (宮崎 駿, Miyazaki Hayao?)
Is considered one of the greatest animators and directors in Japan. The entertaining plots, compelling characters and breathtaking animation in his films have earned him international renown from critics as well as public recognition within Japan. Disney's commitment to introduce the films to the rest of the world will let more people appreciate the high-quality works Miyazaki has given us. Brief biography. Ponyo (2008. Princess Mononoke. Let me start by saying that I am not a Miyazaki-disciple.
I do not view him as the "grandmaster of everything anime. " When I say "yeah...Miyazaki is ok" I say it not out of ignorance (I've almost every one of his films) but because I personally find him to be incredibly overrated. However I find that when he has all of his stuff together, Miyazaki can destroy practically any other director out there, the man is incredibly talented, but his problem is consistency.
Whisper of the Heart (movie) Walt Disney Studios Home Entertainment. Spirited away.