Ghibli’s Kaguya-hime no Monogatari film trailer

A three minute trailer has been released for Studio Ghibli’s latest film Kaguya-hime no Monogatari (The Tale of Princess Kaguya.) The film is directed by the Studio Ghibli co-founder Isao Takahata.


The movie is based on the famous Japanese folktale ‘Taketori Monogatari‘, in which an old bamboo cutter discovers a baby inside a stalk of a glowing bamboo plant. The voice cast includes Aki Asakura as the lead character Kaguya and the late Takeo Chii as Okina (the old man).


The film will open in Japan on November 23rd.


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