Logo Designer for the Japan Animator Expo.
4 Print Biographies |
3 Interviews |
8 Articles |
1 Magazine Cover Photo |
Miyazaki Hayao | Tsutomu Teruki
5' 4½" (1.64 m)
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I have learned to accept the fact that I can be useful only in an area in my immediate proximity--say within a 30-meter radius, or 100 meters at most, in a manner of speaking. I've got to accept my own limitations. In the past, I used to feel obliged to do something for the world or humanity. But I have changed a lot over the years. There was a time when I dabbled in the socialist movement, but I...
He sometimes bases characters in his movies on people he knows in real life. For example, in Spirited Away
(2001), Chihiro is based on a daughter of one of his friends.
Films often feature incredibly complex machines maintained by strange male characters. (The pirate's airship by the old man in Tenkû no shiro Rapyuta; The bathhouse boiler room by Kamaji in Sen to Chihiro no kamikakushi; Howl's moving castle by Calcifer in Hauru no ugoku shiro.)
the Japanese Walt Disney