Hayao Miyazaki dreams up characters and plot lines for what would become his 2008 blockbuster, Ponyo on the Cliff by the Sea. Miyazaki explores the limits of his physical ability and imagination to conjure memorable protagonists.
HAYAO MIYAZAKI: 10 YEARS WITH THE MASTER is an exclusive, behind-the-scenes look at the genius of Japan's foremost living film director. Hayao Miyazaki is the creator of some of the world's most iconic and enduring anime feature films, including Howl's Moving Castle, Ponyo, Princess Mononoke, My Neighbor Totoro and the Academy Award-winning Spirited Away. For a decade, Miyazaki allowed a single documentary filmmaker to shadow him at work, following the master as he works on Ponyo on the Cliff by the Sea, From Up On Poppy Hill and The Wind Rises.