The Borrowers (Karigurashi no Arrietty) is the title of a new anime film to be produced by Japanese animation house Studio Ghibli, based on the fantasy novel The Borrowers by Mary Norton.
The upcoming film will be released in July 17, 2010 and will mark the directorial debut of Studio Ghibli animator Hiromasa Yonebayashi, who will be the youngest person to direct a film for Ghibli. Ghibli founder Hayao Miyazaki will be supervising the production as a developing planner.
The story will take place in 2010 in Koganei, western Tokyo and like the novel will revolve around a group of small creatures that live under the floorboards.
Here is the official poster:
Post author: Daniel Semper