Studio Ghibli's Animated Wonders
Studio Ghibli's Animated Wonders
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The Tale of Princess Kaguya (2013)
26 minutes Posted Jul 27, 2020 at 1:00 pm.
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Found inside a shining stalk of bamboo by an old bamboo cutter and his wife, a tiny girl grows rapidly into an exquisite young lady. The mysterious young princess enthralls all who encounter her, but ultimately she must confront her fate, the punishment for her crime.

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Music: “Lo-Fi Hip Hop Chill Beats For Study Game Sleep” by Reckoner
License: CC BY (
Cherie Henriques

The Tale of Princess Kaguya
Directed by: Isao Takahata
Written by:
Isao Takahata (story & screenplay), Riko Sakaguchi (screenplay)
Aki Asakura, Kengo Kora, Takeo Chii, Nobuko Miyamoto, Atsuko Takahata

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