A scene from the Japanese anime classic My Neighbor Totoro. Photo: China Jash Film

Studio Ghibli film My Neighbor Totoro’s China release is a box office hit 30 years on

  • Screening of Japanese anime classic, three decades after its initial worldwide release, ranks second for cinema takings in China over the weekend
  • The Hayao Miyazaki film from Studio Ghibli earned more than US$418,000 in three days
Topic |   Asian cinema: Japanese films

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A scene from the Japanese anime classic My Neighbor Totoro. Photo: China Jash Film
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Elaine Yau

Elaine Yau

Based in Beijing, Elaine is a senior reporter on the culture desk. She covers food, fashion, travel, health and fitness, music, film and TV, arts, lifestyle, as well as insider tips on the best of Beijing. She studied translation in Hong Kong and taught secondary English before joining the South China Morning Post.