Studio Ghibli Fest 2023

Studio Ghibli Fest 2023

Studio Ghibli is a Japanese film studio based in Tokyo with a very strong presence in the animation industry. Ghibli has given us some of the most iconic and heartwarming animated movies of all time, including SPIRITED AWAY, PONYO, and MY NEIGHBOR TOTORO. Founded by Directors Hayao Miyazaki, Isao Takahata and Producer Toshio Suzuki, their principles of storytelling gave their studio a reputation for comforting, gentle experiences. The world of Ghibli is a magical place that captures our imagination and leaves us enchanted.

These films are for the entire family, and we look forward to welcoming more kids to the theatre!

All showtimes will be dubbed in English and they will begin at 10:00am, with doors opening at 9:30am. Tickets available now.

Series Selections

Upcoming Series Selections

Past Series Selections

9/1 - 9/3 - Rosebud Cinema

Tales from Earthsea

The final film of 2023's Summer of Studio Ghibli at the Rose. From Ursula LeGuin's masterpiece comes the classic tale of redemption and self-discovery, TALES FROM EARTHSEA. As crops dwindle and dragons reappear, mankind stands on the verge of total chaos, uniting a troubled young prince and mysterious wizard to search for the force behind the imbalance that threatens to destroy their land. PG-13, 1h 55m. Dubbed in English.

7/21 - 7/23 - Rose Theatre

Howl's Moving Castle

A young woman working in her father's hat shop finds her life cast into chaos when she is unwittingly drawn into a magical battle between wizards. On a quest to break a cursed spell and to escape the drums of impending war, Sophie climbs aboard a magnificent moving castle and into a new life of pure wonder. HOWL'S MOVING CASTLE, part of our Summer of Ghibli Fest, is an exquisitely illustrated delight that will thrill the whole family. PG, 1h 59m. Dubbed in English.

8/11 - 8/13 - Rosebud Cinema

Pom Poko

In this brilliant and often overlooked masterpiece, the forests are filled with groups of magical tanuki, mischievous raccoon-like animals capable of shape-shifting from their standard form to practically any object. The tanuki spend their days playing idly in the hillsides – until the construction of a huge new Tokyo suburb clears the nearby forest and threatens their way of life. Part of the Rose's Summer of Ghibli, POM POKO is a wondrous film bursting with magic, mystery and hilarious characters. PG, 1h 52m. Dubbed in English.

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6/23 - 6/25 - Rosebud Cinema


PONYO, part of Summer of Ghibli at the Rose, tells a tale of friendship between a young boy and a magical creature which threatens the delicate balance of nature. Awash in pure unbridled imagination and visual wonder, this stunning fairy tale is a sweetly poetic treat for children of all ages. G, 1h 40m.

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7/7 - 7/9 - Rosebud Cinema

Spirited Away

Winner of the Academy Award for Best Animated Feature, Hayao Miyazaki’s fantasy adventure is a renowned masterpiece from one of the most celebrated filmmakers in the history of animation. Trapped in a fantastical world full of spirits and demons, a young girl must outwit a cunning sorceress to save her family. Part of the Summer of Ghibli festival at the Rose, SPIRITED AWAY is a dazzling, enchanting, and gorgeously drawn fairy tale that will leave viewers breathless by the wild imagination of Miyazaki. PG, 2h 5m.