Date of Birth: Jan 5, 1941
Biography: A prominent director of numerous animated features who also co-founded Studio Ghibli. Considered a national treasure and one of Japan's greatest animators he has drawn comparisons to Walt Disney and Steven Spielberg. His films contain engaging and often emotional plots, compelling characters, breathtaking animation, with themes of anti-war and environmentalism that has earned him the admiration from fans and critics worldwide.
Total Credits at Criticker: 9 (Actor), 28 (Director), 31 (Writer)
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Find more information about Hayao Miyazaki at The Internet Movie Database