This August Walt Disney Pictures is distributing in the US the Japanese animated movie “Ponyo”
In 2009, Ponyo won five awards at the 8th annual Tokyo Anime Awards. The awards included “Anime of the year” and “Best domestic feature”. Miyazaki received the award for best director and best original story, and Noboru Yoshida received the award for best art direction.
Ponyo was an entrant in the. It received a special mention in the Venice Future Film Festival, for “the high artistic and expressive quality of animation able to give form to wonderful imagination of the worldwide cinema master”.
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