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Modest Heroes: Ponoc Short Films Theatre, Volume 1

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From Studio Ponoc (Mary and The Witch's Flower), the acclaimed new studio founded by twice-Academy Award®-nominated* Yoshiaki Nishimura (The Tale of The Princess KaguyaWhen Marnie Was There), comes a thrilling collection of stories exploring heroism in everyday life.

Two crab siblings must survive underwater perils to reunite with their father, a young boy and his mother learn to live with a life-changing allergy, and a man struggles with his fading existence, in this action-packed and beautifully animated anthology, brought to life by some of the greatest talents working in Japanese animation today.

*2014: Best Animated Feature Film, The Tale of The Princess Kaguya; 2015: Best Animated Feature Film, When Marnie Was There

Bonus Features:

  • The Modest Heroes of Studio Ponoc
  • Film Completion Press Conference
  • Japanese Cast Interviews
  • Art Gallery
  • Trailers and TV Spots

Slipcovers are not guaranteed with every order and are available on a first-run basis.

Run-time53 min
Aspect Ratio1.85:1
Release DateJune 18, 2019
AudioEnglish, Japanese
Production Date2018
SubtitlesEnglish, English SDH, Spanish