The title character in the animated film Mary and the Witch's Flower (category: I, Japanese), directed by Hiromasa Yonebayashi.
The title character in the animated film Mary and the Witch's Flower (category: I, Japanese), directed by Hiromasa Yonebayashi.

review | Film review: Mary and the Witch’s Flower – Studio Ghibli veterans’ solo debut pales next to its animated classics

Despite having all the hallmarks of a film by Studio Ghibli, whose seminal animations include Princess Mononoke and Spirited Away, this tale about adolescent awakening fails to live up to the magic of its predecessors

The title character in the animated film Mary and the Witch's Flower (category: I, Japanese), directed by Hiromasa Yonebayashi.
The title character in the animated film Mary and the Witch's Flower (category: I, Japanese), directed by Hiromasa Yonebayashi.
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