Studio Ghibli has teased a collaboration with Lucasfilm on an upcoming mission.
The Japanese animation studio, identified for movies like 2001’s Spirited Away and Princess Mononoke, posted a brief clip on Twitter on Thursday (November 10) displaying Lucasfilm and Ghibli’s brand back-to-back.
Whereas particulars have but to be confirmed, some have speculated Studio Ghibli might need contributed to the second season of Star Wars: Visions, set to be launched subsequent 12 months.
The primary season of the anthology sequence noticed seven Japanese animation studios, together with Studio Set off and Geno Studio, contribute particular person episodes which reimagined Star Wars into varied shorts. The primary 9 episodes have been launched in September 2021.
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A second season was introduced in Could earlier this 12 months at Star Wars Celebration, though the studios concerned have but to be revealed.
The following characteristic movie from Studio Ghibli is about to be How Do You Stay?, directed by Hayao Miyazaki, who got here out of retirement in 2017 for the mission. The movie, which shall be Miyazaki’s final, relies on a 1937 novel by Genzaburo Yoshino.
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Star Wars: Visions season two is certainly one of many Lucasfilm tasks set to be launched subsequent 12 months. The Mandalorian’s third season is scheduled for February 2023, whereas Indiana Jones 5 starring Harrison Ford is about to be launched on June 30.
A trailer for Indiana Jones 5 debuted at Disney’s D23 Expo again in September, however it’s but to be launched on-line. The sequel additionally stars Phoebe Waller-Bridge, Mads Mikkelsen, Boyd Holbrook, Toby Jones and Antonio Banderas.