Fathom Events/GKIDS Add Totoro To Studio Ghibli Fest 2018 Line-up

After its successful run last year, Fathom Events and GKIDS Film have brought back Studio Ghibli Fest. In honor of the film’s 30th anniversary, the Fest has added My Neighbor Totoro to its line-up.

The story follows two sisters, Satsuki and Mei (Dakota and Elle Fanning), as they move to the country with their father. Things get a little more fun when they discover a magical wood nearby and meet a gentle giant (Frank Welker).

English-language Dub Cast

  • Tim Daly
  • Lea Salonga
  • Dakota Fanning
  • Elle Fanning
  • Frank Welker
  • Pat Carroll
Fans can watch the movie (with special features for festival goers only) over a three day period starting September 30th. The Festival’s in select cinemas only so make sure to double check local listings before heading out. You can check to see if your theater has tickets here.
Sunday, September 30 at 12:55 p.m. local time
(English-language dubbed)
Monday, October 1 at 7:00 p.m. local time
(English-language subtitled)
Wednesday, October 3 at 7:00 p.m. local time
(English-language dubbed)
My Neighbor Totoro won Kinema Junpo, Mainichi Film, Blue Ribbon, and Animage Anime awards in 1988. It was nominated for a Best Genre Video Release Saturn Award in 1995.
Totoro has become one of the studio’s most beloved and recognized characters. To learn more about Studio Ghibli Fest 2018, click here. Next month’s Fest spotlight will be the Oscar-winning film, Spirited Away.