Horus, Prince of the Sun
Sunday, March 11, 1:00 p.m.
Museum of the Moving Image - Redstone Theater
Dir. Isao Takahata. 1968, 82 mins. Dubbed in English. NYICFF’s Festival Flashback celebrates the golden anniversary of a mythical tale from famed Studio Ghibli founders Isao Takahata and Hayao Miyazaki. In this East-meets-West take on The Sword in the Stone, a Japanese Ainu legend is transposed to a Norse setting filled with adventure. Enter hero Horus, who ventures through a snowy land and Ghibli-esque sea journeys to save a village from evil Grunwaald. He meets a new friend, the regal but mysterious Hilda, who may be more complicated than Horus could ever imagine...
Tickets: $14 ($10.50 for members at the Standard through MoMI Kids Premium levels / Free for children under 3 and members at the Silver Screen level and above). Order tickets online. (Members may contact firstname.lastname@example.org with questions regarding online reservations.)