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Welcome to the Ghibliotheque, the podcast that leafs through the library of films from the world’s greatest animation studio, Studio Ghibli.


Michael Leader (Little White Lies, Sight & Sound), an avowed Ghibli fanatic, is sitting down with Jake Cunningham (The Independent, BFI), who has never seen any of the Studio’s work before. Together they'll be looking at the history behind Ghibli's films (including Spirited Away, My Neighbour Totoro and Princess Mononoke), getting a critical perspective from Jake as a first-time viewer and forcing Michael to rank some of his favourite ever films.


Released on Fridays through November and December, subscribe now to get Ghibliotheque delivered straight to your feed.


Follow Michael and Jake on Twitter:
@MichaelJLeader – Michael
@jakehcunningham – Jake

Ghibliotheque - A Podcast About Studio Ghibli Michael Leader, Jake Cunningham & Harold McShiel

    • Arts
    • 4.8, 36 Ratings

Welcome to the Ghibliotheque, the podcast that leafs through the library of films from the world’s greatest animation studio, Studio Ghibli.


Michael Leader (Little White Lies, Sight & Sound), an avowed Ghibli fanatic, is sitting down with Jake Cunningham (The Independent, BFI), who has never seen any of the Studio’s work before. Together they'll be looking at the history behind Ghibli's films (including Spirited Away, My Neighbour Totoro and Princess Mononoke), getting a critical perspective from Jake as a first-time viewer and forcing Michael to rank some of his favourite ever films.


Released on Fridays through November and December, subscribe now to get Ghibliotheque delivered straight to your feed.


Follow Michael and Jake on Twitter:
@MichaelJLeader – Michael
@jakehcunningham – Jake

Customer Reviews

4.8 out of 5
36 Ratings

36 Ratings

AmyW7811 ,

Keep it up!

I just started listening to your podcast and am really enjoying it. Ghibli movies are my absolute favorite and I enjoy hearing your discussion about the films. I hope you continue to make some more episodes!

princessmononke ,

This is amazing!!!!

I love this podcast because I love studio Ghibli, they are my favorite movies, especially Princess Mononoke, Nausicaa, and Totoro!! Please make more this is Amazing!! PS: have you ever checked out Alan Becker? He makes studio Ghibli builds in his YouTube channel, Alan Becker Minecraft. Any Ghibli fanatics who like Minecraft, this is your thing!! Ghibli is the best!

Philip Heard ,

Great Ghibli Podcast!

These hosts are positive, whimsical, and a breath of fresh air. Their gracious approach to talking baout Ghibli films is just in keeping with their subject matter. Give a listen!

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