Mimi O Sumaseba (Whisper of the Heart, Prick Up Your Ears) (1995) Feature Length Theatrical Animated Film

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Mimi O Sumaseba

Mimi O Sumaseba

English Title: Whisper of the Heart

Mimi O Sumaseba (Whisper of the Heart, Prick Up Your Ears) (1995) Feature Length Theatrical Animated Film Mimi O Sumaseba

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  • Feature Length Animated FilmFeature
  • Studio Ghibli, Hakuhodo Inc., NTV, Studio Ghibli, Tokuma Shoten
  • Animation Studio: Anime Torotoro, Group Donguri, Oh production, Studio Cockpit, Studio Takuranke
  • Cartoon Characters: Shizuku Tsukishima, Seiji Amasawa, Shizuku's Mother, Shizuku's Father, The Baron, Seiji's Grandfather.
  • Voice Actors: Youko Honna, Kazuo Takahashi, Shigeru Muroi.
  • Directed By Yoshifumi Kondo, Hayao Miyazaki, Hiroyuki Ito, Masahiko Otsuka.
  • Produced By Hayao Miyazaki, Toshio Suzuki, Seiichiro Ujiie, Takashi Shouji, Tatsumi Yamashita, Tsutomu Otsuka, Mika Watanabe.
  • Animated By Kitaro Kosaka.
  • Music: Yuji Nomi.
  • Editor: Takeshi Seyama, Keiko Mizuta, Megumi Uchida.
  • Originally Released on June 03, 1995.
  • Originally Released Theatrically.
  • Running Time: 111 minutes.
  • Color
  • Japan  Japan

Cartoon Summary:

Aspiring writer Shizuku is spending her last summer vacation before high school reading as many books as she can and translating foreign music into Japanese. Perusing the eclectic choices she has checked out from the library, her curiosity is piqued when she...  (more)

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Alternate Titles:

"Mimi Wo Sumaseba" and "耳をすませば."

English Titles:

"Whisper of the Heart," "Prick Up Your Ears," "If You Listen Closely/Carefully."

Based on Aoi Hiraga's manga. This film was released in Japan on DVD with English subtitles. The first Studio Ghibli feature directed by someone other than Hayao Miyazaki or Isao Takahata. The first and only full-length feature by Miyazaki's...  (more)

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