How to Celebrate Hungry Ghost Festival Aug 15th

14 Aug

Spirited Away (2001)
千と千尋の神隠し

Hayao Miyazaki‘s cautionary tale is can be interpreted as an Orphic tale. Instead of following this tragic Greek tale in all its beats, it’s more about a journey of discovery–of trying to understand the inner self and realizing change is required. Sen must learn how to adapt. Not all the spirits she encounters are willing to help.

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