GKIDS and Fathom Events’ ‘Studio Ghibli Fest 2019’
Continues in May With 35th Anniversary Showings of Academy Award®-Winner Hayao Miyazaki’s
Nausicaä of the
Valley of the Wind
Featuring the Celebrity Voices of Alison Lohman, Uma Thurman, Patrick Stewart, Edward James Olmos and Shia LaBeouf
WHAT: Throughout 2019, GKIDS and Fathom Events continue their collaboration to bring a new line-up of treasured animated features to U.S. cinemas. STUDIO GHIBLI FEST 2019 gives fans an opportunity to see nine of Studio Ghibli’s celebrated animated masterpieces on cinema screens nationwide, along with some very special surprises.
Coming in May, celebrate the 35th anniversary of “Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind” from the legendary Studio Ghibli, creators of “Spirited Away” and “Ponyo,” and Academy Award®-winning director Hayao Miyazaki.
WHO: Fathom Events and GKIDS
WHEN: Monday, May 20 at 7:00 p.m. local time (English-language dubbed)
Tuesday, May 21 at 7:00 p.m. local time (English-language subtitled)
WHERE: Tickets for “Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind” can be purchased online by visiting www.FathomEvents.com, www.ghiblifest.com or at participating theater box offices. A complete list of theater locations is available on the Fathom Events website (theaters and participants are subject to change).
Tickets for Studio Ghibli Fest 2019 in Canada are also on sale now. Visit our partners at www.Cineplex.com for more information.
SYNOPSIS: “Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind” is an epic masterpiece of sweeping scope and grandeur that remains one of the most breathtaking and exhilarating animated films of all time. A thousand years after the Seven Days of Fire destroyed civilization, warring human factions survive in a world devastated by atmospheric poisons and swarming with gigantic insects. The peaceful Valley of the Wind is nestled on the edge of the Toxic Forest and led by the courageous Princess Nausicaä, whose love of all living things leads her into terrible danger, as she fights to restore balance between humans and nature.
“Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind” features the voices of Alison Lohman, Uma Thurman, Patrick Stewart, Edward James Olmos and Shia LaBeouf.