We talk about the beloved Isao Takahata, “animated realism” (whatever that means), and how Miyazaki changed Liisa’s life. Oh, and of course about what a great movie Kikujiro was.  

Timeline

  • Desperate attempt to try and be professional
  • What Liisa thought about The Wind Rises
  • 80min interview
  • Takahata and the Tale of Princess Kaguya
  • How was The Wind Rises after that?
  • Takahata and his past movies
  • Takahata in Kingdon of Dreams and Madness
  • Best ever film about war
  • Miyazaki compared to Takahata
  • Origin of the name Ghibli
  • Censorship in The Wind Rises
  • History in animation and how personal it was
  • How much it was about Miyazaki himself
  • For Liisa it was to discover who Miyazaki really is and how perfect he is
  • How Miyazaki "writes" his movies and stupid comparison to Mozart
  • Aharon reveals his criticism
  • Editing and drama
  • Liisa was talking about the drawing style
  • "Animated realism" and comparison to Waltz With Bashir
  • Aharon wasn't talking about the drawing style
  • Did Liisa have any criticism of it?
  • But Liisa is still thinking about the drawings
  • We are getting mixed up
  • About the realism
  • What did Aharon liked best
  • Stretch of realism
  • Story about Gozo... Goro Miyazaki and From Up on Poppy Hill
  • What Liisa means with the drawings
  • The naive style and the secret of Miyazaki
  • Miyazaki being honest in the documentary
  • The director of the documentary
  • The creativity of the studio in the documentary and what is explains about the studio
  • The cat
  • Jiji in Kiki's Delivery Service and what it explains about Miyazaki's movies
  • The voice of Jiro
  • Joe Hisaishi, who apparently is not a nice person
  • Takeshi Kitano
  • Something nice Liisa wants to tell about Kikujiro
  • Let's talk about how wonderful movie it was
  • Internet problems
  • How Miyazaki changed Liisa's life
  • "Do with your abilities what there is to be done"
  • How many points did we gave in the end for the movies
  • Aharon's thoughts about the documentary
  • Miyazaki's house
  • Miyazaki wants to make a new movie?
  • How it affects the quality of the retirement
  • Clint Eastwood
  • The art does not hold up
  • In the end we are Finnish

Movies that we mentioned