Hayao Miyazaki‘s press conference will be streamed online live for all of us to watch. The platform will be NicoNico. The time – 2 p.m. Japanese time (6 a.m. GMT, 7 a.m. CET, 8 a.m. EET and 1 a.m. EDT). There will be two audio channels – Japanese and English.
Reasons behind his retirement, discussions about his projects and the future of Studio Ghibli as well as receiving thanks from attendees. These will all be the things we are expecting to watch and hear during tomorrow’s event.
You need a NicoNico registration to be able to view the stream.
Japanese Program ID: lv151185497
English Program ID: lv151514052
Please note that speaking will also be Studio Ghibli’s director Toshio Suzuki and producer Koji Hoshino.
Please note that as with many Ghibli movies, Kaze Tachinu (the last project by Miyazaki, if he decides to stay in retirement) will also be distributed in North America by Disney.
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