Studio Ghibli anime – TALE OF THE PRINCESS KAGUYA – gets UK dvd/Blu Ray release

The Tale of the Princess KaguyaTALE OF THE PRINCESS KAGUYA (U) 2013 JAPAN TAKAHATA, ISAO DVD – £19.99 BLU RAY – £24.99
Studio Ghibli anime about a bamboo cutter who finds a miniature girl and takes her home to his wife so they can bring her up as their own daughter. The girl grows unusually fast and, believing her to be a princess, the bamboo cutter uses gold he discovers to treat her like royalty, moving his family from the mountains to the capital city.

Before long a royal priest names the girl Princess Kaguya and a number of suitors vow for her affection. However Princess Kaguya
longs to be back in the mountains with her friend Sutemaru.

In Japanese with English subtitles.


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