MIMIO SUMASEBA
(WISPER OF THE HEART)

INDEX

  1. MOVIE INFORMATION
  2. STORY
  3. GALLERY
  4. STAFF
  5. CAST
  6. MUSIC
  7. BOOK
  8. MAGAZINE
  9. TV PROGRAM
  10. SAYINGS
  11. GOODS
  12. INTERNET RESORCE
  13. OTHERS

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MOVIE INFORMATION


STORY


GALLERY

  1. NTV's Gallery

STAFF


CAST


MUSIC


BOOKS

  • Comic Box Special Edition
    published by Fusion Product


    Magazine


    TV Program
    • Man'in Onrei! Mimi-wo Sumaseba
        Nihon TV will broadcast a special TV program of 'Mimi'. CHAGE&ASUKA is the singers who Miyazaki made 'On Your Mark' for. I am expecting to hear new information about it.

        On Air Information
        1995.8.8 (Tuesday) 17:00 - 17:30
        Broadcasted by Nihon TV
        (This can be seen only in Kantou area)
        CHAGE & ASUKA appears in it.


    Saying Collection


    Goods
    • Telephone Card (1000 yen)
    • Moon Stuffed Doll
    • Moon Mascot
    • Mini Tapestry
    • Paper Bag
    • Face Towel
    • Towel Handkerchief
    • Jigsaw Puzzle
    • Fan


    Internet Resource


    BOOK

  • GUIDE BOOK
    1. Edited by Animage Editorial Office
      published by Tokuma Shoten

    2. Film Description: Why I pick up Shojo Manga?
      by Hayao Miyazaki(Producer, Script, Continuity)
    3. Film Story 'Mimiwo Sumaseba'
    4. Document of 'Mimiwo Sumaseba'
      by Nozomu Takahashi (Sesaku Tantou)
    5. Heroines in the Miyazaki animations who have been released from the fates and are becoming life-sized characters (What Shizuku Tsukishima means)
      Interview to Masahiro Haraguchi(Reprezentative of List Making Committe)
    6. 'Mimiwo Sumaseba' of Each (Interviews to 8 people)
      • Yoshifumi Kondou (Director)
      • Aoi Hiiragi (Original Author)
      • Youko Honna (Voice actress for Shizuku Tsukishima)
      • Hayao Miyazaki (Producer, Script, Continuity)
      • Naohisa Inoue ('Story given by Baron' Art)
      • Yuuji Nomi (Music)
    7. Staff, Casts and Movie Theaters
    8. Original Story Guidance 'Mimiwo Sumaseba, The World of Aoi Hiiragi'
      • Original Story Digest
      • Check Points, the differences between the original and the film
      • Biosphere Music (Express of sounds in the manga)
      • Color Illustration Collection, Complete Biography and more


  • THE ART OF SERIES: Story of 'Story given by Baron'
  • [Baron-ga kureta monogatari-no monogatari]
    2500 yen, 92 pages, all color
    Edited by Studio Ghibli
    published by Tokuma Shoten
    ISBN4-19-860317-0

    1. Fortunate Encounter by Hayao Miyazaki
    2. Original Picture
    3. Story Board
    4. Continuity
    5. Background
    6. Digital Synthesis
    7. Film
    8. Talk by Hayao Miyazaki and Naohisa Inoue
    9. Drawing Lesson by Naohisa Inoue


    MAGAZINE

  • COMIC BOX, 1995 September
    1. 158 pages (79 pages for 'Mimi'), 750 yen, 1995.9.1
      published by Fusion Product

    2. Characters
    3. Good Scenes Collection - The Town where Shizuku lives -
    4. Mimisuma Talk Session
      • KONDOU Yoshifumi (Director), SHIRAI Yoshio (Film Critic) and Toshio Suzuki (Producer)
        I wanted to make a "My Neighbor Totoro", but without Totoro.
    5. Staff & Cast Interviews
      • KONDOU Yoshifumi (Director)
        Presenting the bad side of things to those who already know it's bad is useless.
      • KOUSAKA Kitarou (Key Animation Checker)
        I was told 'We're doing it fast and cheap' but when I saw the story boards, I felt "I've been had!"
      • KONISHI Ken'ichi, YOSHIDA Ken'ichi, SASAKI Shinsaku, ENDO Masaaki, KAGAWA Megumi, MOMOSE Yoshiyuki (Key Animator)
      • KURODA Satoshi (Art Designer)
        I would rather make people feel 'beauty' than reality'.
      • INOUE Naohisa (Art Designer)
        I am only making pictures with extracting the beautiful sides of realities.
      • OKUI Atsushi (Shooting)
        I make the best of many functions available on Ghibli's state of the art cameras.
      • SUGANO Yoshinori (Digital Synthesis Production)
        I'm building CG know how bit by bit.
      • ONO Akiko, OHSHIRO Minako (Color Design)
      • NOMI Yuji (Music)
        I thought "How about making a 'Country Road' for Today's Japan".
      • HONNA Yoko (Voice Actress for TSUKISHIMA Shizuku)
        Shizuku is just like me. I felt that Shizuku was my all.
      • TSUYUGUCHI Shigeru (Voice Actor for Baron)
        I make them do take after take until I myself was satisfied.
      • TAKAHASHI Nozomu (Production Manager)
      • ITOU Hiroyuki, OHTSUKA Masahiko (Assistant Director)
      • Round-Talk of Production Management Dept.
      • Staff Interview
      • OKUDA Seiji (Co-production Manager)
    6. Criticism
      • INOUE Hisashi (Writer)
        Why did Tsukishima Shizuku write "Kaihatsu (Development)?" - The power to understand the truth.
      • SATOU Tadao (Movie Critic)
        An animated movie worthy of the title art!
      • OKADA Emiko (Animation Researcher)
        We want to see action and fantasy which refreshes us.
      • HIROKI Ryuichi (Movie Director)
        The challenge realistic backgrounds which recall to us the memory of "home town" Tokyo.
      • SATOU Kenji (Writer)
        Misfire from the Start:"Whisoer" Comes a Cropper
      • NAKAJIMA Shinsuke (Editor, Writer)
        I felt that I must be particular about accurate portrayals.
      • OHTSUKI Takahiro (Professor of Folklore)
        The old style Romanticism of the older Generation is oppressing to today's young Japanese.
      • TOYAMA Sou (Director, Writer)
        A Joyful Movie with small spaces opening up into miracles everywhere.
      • KIRIDOUSHI Risaku (Writer)
        More than an one in a thousand chances accidents, I wanted to show.
      • FUJITA Masahiro (Scenerio Writer)
        "Wisper to the Heart" and "Tokyo Kyodai(siblings)" - Does romance exist in Tokyo?
      • OONISHI Akahiro (Writer)
        I wanted Shizuku to declare her love.
      • TAKAHATA Isao (Director)
        3 deep inpressions left after watching this movie.
    7. Staff & Casts


  • ANIMAGE, 1995 August
    1. 232 pages (11 pages for 'Mimi'), 600 yen, 1995.8.10
      published by Tokuma Shoten

    2. STORY GUIDE
    3. FANTASY WORLD OF INOUE NAOHISA
    4. ANOTHER LEADING PART 'ART'
    5. INTRODUCTION OF VOICE ACTORS
      Comments from Voice Actors
    6. This is Shizuku's and Our 'Country Road'


    7. ANIMAGE, 1995 September
      1. 208 pages (8 pages for 'Mimi'), 600 yen, 1995.9.10
        published by Tokuma Shoten

      2. FAVORITE SCENES BEST 5 (from the Survey at the Preview)
        1. 'Country Road' at Chikyuu-ya
        2. Flying Scene
        3. Shizuku and Seiji climbing the hill
        4. The sun rising
        5. Propose
      3. INTERVIEWS "The things which we wanted to say with 'Mimi'"
        KONDOU Yoshifumi (Director)
        MIYAZAKI Hayao (Producer, Script, Continuity)