Laputa: Castle in the Sky

Laputa: Castle in the Sky (1986), Studio Ghibli. Directed by: Hayao Miyazaki The Scene: Scene after Title-screen, ‘The Fall’. When writing these, I like to be precise about the moment I get captured by a film. Normally, I can get this down to a scene in which it portrays the film well. With “Laputa: Castle in…

Princess Mononoke

Princess Mononoke (Mononoke-hime) (1997), Studio Ghibli Directed by: Hayao Miyazaki The Scene: Departure from Emishi village and Journey to the West This is possibly one of my favourite scenes, coupled with one of my favourite pieces of film music, placed together to present such an amazing moment in this brilliant film. In this scene, Ashitaka…