Monthly Archives: October 2012

From Up on Poppy Hill

A while back I went to see a UK preview of the latest anime feature-length film from Studio Ghibli, From Up on Poppy Hill (コクリコ坂から, Kokuriko-zaka kara). In Japan, it ranked as the highest-grossing film of 2011, managing to make around $56 million (£35m), and was also the second directorial effort of Goro Miyazaki, the […]


Hello! Apologies that things have once again gone quiet on this blog. I’ve just begun writing for the awesome documentary news and reviews website Docgeeks, and they’ve been keeping me very busy. You can check out all my reviews on the site here: