20 Small And Amazing Details Fans Spotted In Studio Ghibli Movies
From dark hidden images in the poster for Grave of the Fireflies to tiny details in the animation that add to the character's backstory, the beautiful hand-crafted films of Studio Ghibli are filled with magical and disturbing moments, hidden meanings, and hilarious details that fans continue to discover. Vote up your favorite film details from the animation powerhouse.
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Healing Powers Of The ForestPhoto: Princess Mononoke / Toho
Posted by u/kris10amanda:
At the end of Princess Mononoke there is a split second scene showing the forest spirit healed the lepers.
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Moment Of 'Ma'Photo: Spirited Away / Toho
Posted by u/abaganoush:
[Hayao] Miyazaki adds to all his films, including Spirited Away (2002), quiet little scenes of inaction, called "Ma," where the character just glances into the horizon and reflects, as a way to have a breathing room amid constant action.
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Deep Dive Into 'Ponyo'
Posted by u/ignitethis2112:
In Ponyo (2008) Sōsuke’s nose has oxygen coming out since he is a human. But Ponyo, who can breathe underwater does not.
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The Poster For 'Grave Of The Fireflies'
Posted by u/PsychologicalPermit9:
If you brighten the poster of Grave Of The Fireflies (1988), you will notice that some of the lights are not fireflies, but incendiary bombs from a B-25 bomber.
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The Teapot In 'The Secret World Of Arrietty'
Posted by u/genericusername123:
When a tiny person pours tea from a tiny teapot in The Secret World of Arrietty (2010), it comes out as a droplet
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Souvenir From The Spirit WorldPhoto: Spirited Away / Toho
Posted by u/SleepyHobo:
In Spirited Away (2001), Chihiro is still wearing the purple hair tie Zeniba gave her to protect her as she looks back for the last time meaning her time spent in the spirit world was real.