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[Princess Mononoke (Mononoke Hime)] How the film was conceived (wa Koushite Umareta)


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Release Date November 21, 2001
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Catalog No.VWDZ-8016
JAN/ISBN 4959241980168
Product Type DVD
TV Standard NTSC
Number of Discs 3
Label/DistributorCrown Tokuma
Color Color
Running Time 399minutes
Original Release Year 1998
Data Format DVD Video
Encoding MPEG-2
Layers single-sided/dual-layered
Aspect Ratio(s) 4:3
Region 2
Audio Track Japanese Dolby Digital 2.0ch



This 3-DVD set compiles detailed behind-the-scenes documentaries about 'Princess Mononoke,' from the film's conception up to its theatrical release and after... eventually rewriting the box office record in Japan. The documentaries include: Behind-the-scenes production process at the studios, the vocal cast doing overdubs and ADR sessions, featurette on the impact of the film on Japanese society, and more! Disc 1: "Kami no ue no Drama (The drama given birth on paper)." Disc 2: "Seimei ga Fukikomareta (Life's Breath)." Disc 3: Dai 3-sho - Kiroku wo Koeta Hi (Chapter 3 - The day it rewrote history). *Previously we were advised by the publisher that this DVD contained English subtitles. However, it's been reported to us that it actually contains only 20-minute worth of English subtitles.
Special Feature / Bonus Track: Disc 3 contains extra featurette "Princess Mononoke in the USA (runtime: 20 mins. Approx.)" about Hayao Miyazaki projects' stateside promotion

Description in Japanese

「もののけ姫」はこうして生まれた。 / アニメ

約2年間の月日をかけて「もののけ姫」製作の全てに密着し、映像とインタビューでまとめた完全記録映像。アニメーション製作の現場、アフレコスタジオでの声優陣の素顔、「もののけ旋風」なる社会現象の記録など、多くの謎を秘めた表現と、作品に情熱をかけた人々の、熱く、そして静かに見つめた完全ドキュメント。さらに宮崎監督の北米キャンペーンのドキュメンタリーも収録。これを見れば「もののけ姫」の全てが分かる!! Disc1: 第1章 紙の上のドラマ、Disc2: 第2章 生命が吹きこまれた、Disc3: 第3章 記録を超えた日。
Disc3: もののけ姫 in USA (20分) - 宮崎監督 北米キャンペーン・ドキュメント

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