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Miyazaki, Hayao, 1941- (screenwriter,, director.). Suzuki, Toshio, 1948- (producer.). Lasseter, John, (producer,, production manager.). Lewis, Brad (Bradford), (production manager.). Sohn, Peter, (production manager.). Kennedy, Kathleen, 1954- (producer.). Marshall, Frank, (producer.). Mathison, Melissa, (screenwriter.). Blanchett, Cate, 1969- (actor.). Cyrus, Noah, 2000- (actor.). Damon, Matt, (actor.). Fey, Tina, 1970- (actor.). Jonas, Frankie, 2000- (actor.). Knutsson, Kurt, 1967- (actor.). Leachman, Cloris, (actor.). Neeson, Liam, (actor.). Rose, Jennessa, (actor.). Tomlin, Lily, (actor.). White, Betty, 1924- Pet-love Pet-love. (actor.). Yano, Akiko, 1955- (actor.). Nara, Yuria, (actor.). Doi, Hiroki, (actor.). Tokoro, Jōji, 1955- (actor.). Yamaguchi, Tomoko, 1964- (actor.). Hisaishi, Jō, 1950- (composer (expression)). Hubbert, Jim, (translator.). Okui, Atsushi, (director of photography.). Miyazaki, Hayao, 1941- (editor of moving image work.). Seyama, Takeshi, (editor of moving image work.). Walt Disney Pictures, (production company.). Sutajio Jiburi, Kabushiki Kaisha. (Added Author). Nihon Terebi. (Added Author). Dentsū. (Added Author). Hakuhōdō DY Media Pātonāzu. (Added Author). Buena Vista Home Entertainment (Firm), (film distributor.). Mitsubishi Shōji Kabushiki Kaisha. (Added Author). Tōhō Kabushiki Kaisha. (Added Author). Walt Disney Studios Home Entertainment (Firm), (publisher.).

Summary: A young boy named Sosuke rescues a goldfish named Ponyo, and they embark on a fantastic journey of friendship before Ponyo's father forces her to return to the sea. Ponyo's desire to be human upsets the balance of nature and only Ponyo's mother, a beautiful sea goddess, can restore nature's balance and make Ponyo's dreams come true.


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  • ISBN: 0788896776
  • Physical Description: videodisc
    2 videodiscs (approximately. 103 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Widescreen edition.
  • Publisher: Burbank, CA : Walt Disney Studios Home Entertainment : Distributed by Buena Vista Home Entertainment, [2010]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally released as a motion picture in 2008.
"Inspired by the classic Hans Christian Andersen story 'The little mermaid''--Container.
Special features: Disc 1. "Meet Ponyo" featurette. Disc 2. Original Japanese storyboards; The world of Ghibli: "Behind the studio" nine documentaries; "Enter the lands" interactive introduction to the characters and story.
GMD: videodisc.
Formatted Contents Note: Disc 1: Feature film ; "Meet Ponyo" (introduction by the producers) -- Disc 2: Bonus (Original Japanese storyboards ; "World of Ghibli" ("Behind the studio" (discover the film's inspiration through documentaries, including all-new interviews with Hayao Miyazaki) ; "Enter the lands" (meet the characters and hear the story of the movie).).
Creation/Production Credits Note: Animation, Katsuya Kondo ; backgrounds, Noboru Yoshida ; color design, Michiyo Yasuda ; imaging, Atsushi Okui ; music, Joe Hisaishi ; "Ponyo on the cliff by the sea" performed by Noah Cyrus and Frankie Jones ; "Mother sea" performed by Masako Hayashi ; translated from the original Japanese by Jim Hubbert ; director of photography, Atsushi Okui ; editors, Hayao Miyazaki and Takeshi Seyama.
Participant or Performer Note: English language voices: Cate Blanchett, Noah Cyrus, Matt Damon, Tina Fey, Frankie Jonas, Kurt Knutsson, Cloris Leachman, Liam Neeson, Jennessa Rose, Lily Tomlin, Betty White, Akiko Yano.
Japanese language voices: Yuria Nara, Hiroki Doi, Joji Tokoro, Tomoko Yamaguchi.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: G.
System Details Note:
DVD; region 1, NTSC; widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital surround.
Language Note:
In English, Japanese or French dialogue with optional English, French, or Spanish subtitles; closed captioned. Subtitled in English for the deaf and hard of hearing [SDH].
Subject: Goldfish -- Drama
Boys -- Conduct of life -- Drama
Human-animal relationships -- Drama
Friendship -- Drama
Fathers and daughters -- Drama
Goddesses -- Drama
Andersen, H. C. (Hans Christian) -- 1805-1875 -- Film adaptations
Goldfish -- Films
Boys -- Films
Conduct of life -- Films
Japanese language materials
French language materials
Spanish language materials
Muchachos -- Conducta (Etica) -- Teatro
Amistad -- Teatro
Genre: Fantasy films.
Action and adventure films.
Animated films.
Children's films.
Feature films.
Fiction films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Fantasy films -- Juvenile.
Action and adventure films -- Juvenile.
Animated films -- Juvenile.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired -- Juvenile.
Feature films -- Juvenile.
Film adaptations.
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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Victoria J FIC Ponyo 38080600008989 Juvenile DVD Available -

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