LGSI – Ep #15 – Studio Ghibli – Whisper of the Heart
The only film directed by Yoshifumi Kondo, Miyazaki’s apprentice, is a heartfelt coming of age romance with tinges of fantasy. Is this an under-seen gem within the Ghibli cannon, or a slight teen drama unworthy of the great studio? And what does a famous John Denver song have to do with it all anyway? Matthew and Steven are joined by the very charming Hermione Flavia of wildfiremotionpictures.com to discuss.