***THIS EVENT HAS NOW PASSED
Film: Spirited Away (千と千尋の神隠し)
When: 28th of August – 16:30
Where: St Mary’s Lighthouse (Directions)
As part of the Whitley Bay Film Festival Hayao Miyazaki’s now classic tale will be screened at the Whitley Bay Lighthouse, a fantastic location for a fantastical film! Space is limited however so book up now to avoid disappointment! The WWFF is now in it’s third year and you can check out their full programme here
Spirited Away is the much loved tale of Chihiro, a little girl who is whiskey away to another world after her parents are turned into pigs! While in this strange and new land she takes a job working in a bath house while she, and a few friends, plot her escape back to her world. Hayao Miyazaki’s beautiful opus won the award for best animated feature at the 2003 Oscars and has become one of the most iconic Japanese films of the new Millennium! This is a film not to be missed.