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March 7, 2019

Tickets On Sale Now for Howl’s Moving Castle 15th Anniversary Screenings

Tickets On Sale Now for Howl’s Moving Castle 15th Anniversary Screenings

First Title in GKIDS and Fathom Events’ Studio Ghibli Fest 2019 Series

Hayao Miyazaki’s Academy Award®– Nominated Adventure Features the Voices of Lauren Bacall, Christian Bale, Billy Crystal, Blythe Danner, Emily Mortimer and Jean Simmons

GKIDS, the acclaimed distributor of multiple Academy Award®-nominated animated features, and Fathom Events are proud to continue their collaboration and deliver celebrated animated films to U.S. movie theaters throughout the year with STUDIO GHIBLI FEST 2019.

Featuring nine of Studio Ghibli’s masterpieces, the series kicks off with the 15th anniversary of acclaimed director Hayao Miyazaki’s Academy Award®– nominated fantasy adventure Howl’s Moving Castle.

Tickets for STUDIO GHIBLI FEST 2019 can be purchased at or at participating box offiecs.



Sunday, April 7 at 12:55 p.m. local time. Dubbed in English.

Monday, April 8 at 7:00 p.m. local time. Subtitled in English.

Wednesday, April 10 at 7:00 p.m. local time Dubbed in English.




  • Howl’s Moving Castle: 15th Anniversary – Sunday, April 7; Monday, April 8; and Wednesday, April 10.
  • Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind: 35th Anniversary – Monday, May 20; Tuesday, May 21.
  • Whisper of the Heart – Monday, July 1 and Tuesday, July 2.
  • Kiki’s Delivery Service: 30th Anniversary – Sunday, July 28; Monday, July 29; and Wednesday, July 31.
  • My Neighbor Totoro – Sunday, August 25; Monday, August 26; and Wednesday, August 28.
  • The Secret World of Arrietty” – Sunday, September 29 and Monday, September 30
  • Spirited Away – Sunday, October 27; Monday, October 28; and Wednesday, October 30.
  • Princess Mononoke – Sunday, November 17; Monday, November 18; and Wednesday, November 20.
  • The Tale of The Princess Kaguya – Monday, December 16 and Wednesday, December 18.
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February 14, 2019

GKIDS Presents Studio Ghibli Fest 2019

Yes, it’s finally here – GKIDS and Fathom Events proudly announce the return of STUDIO GHIBLI FEST! Catch nine of your favorite Studio Ghibli films nationwide over the course of nine months starting in April! Each will be in theaters for two to three days only. Tickets will be on sale soon!

Howl’s Moving Castle (15th Anniversary): 4/7, 4/8, 4/10

Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind (35th Anniversary): 5/20, 5/22

Whisper of the Heart: 7/1 and 7/2

Kiki’s Delivery Service (30th Anniversary): 7/28, 7/29, 7/31

My Neighbor Totoro: 8/25, 8/26, 8/28

The Secret World of Arrietty: 9/29, 9/30

Spirited Away: 10/27, 10/28, 10/30

Princess Mononoke: 11/17, 11/18, 11/20

The Tale of the Princess Kaguya: 12/16/ 12/18


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June 22, 2018

Studio Ghibli Fest 2018

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GKIDS and Fathom Events proudly announce the return of STUDIO GHIBLI FEST! The 2018 edition presents nine classic films from the iconic studio, each in theaters for three days only.

All your favorites are back in theaters starting this March! Get tickets now at!

Ponyo: March 25, 26, 28

The Cat Returns: April 22, 23, 25

Porco Rosso: May 20, 21, 23

Pom Poko: June 17, 18, 20

Princess Mononoke: July 22, 23, 25

Grave of The Fireflies: August 12, 13, 15

My Neighbor Totoro: September 30, October 1, October 3

Spirited Away: October 28, 29, 30

Castle in the Sky: November 18, 19, 20

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April 15, 2017

Studio Ghibli Fest 2017

Following the success of the “Spirited Away” and “Princess Mononoke” cinema events, GKIDS and Fathom Events are proud to announce a partnership to bring the biggest series of anime titles to U.S. cinema audiences throughout 2017, beginning in June.

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