My Neighbour Totoro (U) – 1hr 27m
July 22, 2017 18:30 @ Chill-Out Tent
This acclaimed and superbly animated tale from the world famous Studio Ghibli follows schoolgirl Satsuke and her younger sister, Mei (), as they settle into an old country house with their father and wait for their mother to recover from an illness in an area hospital. As the sisters explore their new home, they encounter a menagerie of mystical playful creatures in their house and the nearby forest, most notably the massive cuddly creature known as O Totoro. O Totoro takes the sisters on a magical adventure but also helps them to understand the realities of life. This family-oriented film has a powerful ecological theme. It is gentle and life affirming and plays out in wonderfully imaginative world.
About Farnstock Cinema
The Farnstock Cinema is always popular at the festival. Come and relax in the Chill Out tent, lounge on a cushion and watch a film.