September 13, Wednesday

My Neighbor Totoro (1988)

Directed by Hayao Miyazaki
Japan | PG | Anime, Fantasy | English, Japanese | 94 min
Venue: Warehouse 68, Alserkal Avenue, Dubai
Time: Sep 13, 8:00pm

One of Studio Ghibli’s most iconic films in this beloved family classic from legendary director Hayao Miyazaki. Two young girls, Satsuki and Mei, move with their father to a new house in the countryside. But country life is not so simple as it seems, as they soon discover the house and nearby woods are full of strange and delightful creatures, most notably a family of Totoros, gigantic but gentle bear-like forest spirits that can only be seen by children. The Totoros introduce the girls to a series of new adventures, including a ride aboard the Cat Bus, in this all-ages animated masterpiece that brought Studio Ghibli and Japanese animation to a new global audience.

The Trip to Spain (2017)

Directed by Michael Winterbottom
UK | PG-13 | Comedy, Drama | English | 115 min
Venue: Warehouse 68, Alserkal Avenue, Dubai

Steve Coogan and Rob Brydon embark on a road trip through Spain. Sampling the restaurants, eateries and sights along the way.