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Miyazaki Hayao | Tsutomu Teruki
5' 4½" (1.64 m)
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[When asked if Studio Ghibli and Pixar have a rivalry] The illustrators at Pixar are all people I hold dear, we are not in competition. Our relationship is one that is based on friendship.
He and animator Isao Takahata
had wanted to do an animated version of Astrid Lindgren
's Pippi Longstocking. This dated back to 1971, when Miyazaki and Takahata prepared to do an animated film called "Pippi Longstocking, the Strongest Girl in the World" ("Nagakutsushita no Pippi, Sekai-ichi Tsuyoi no Onna no Ko"). They traveled to Sweden and not only did extensive research (he scouted the area of ...
Films often have two main characters (male and female) one of which is magical or has an unusual past.
the Japanese Walt Disney