As of writing, Studio Ghibli‘s 1997 epic Japanese animated historical fantasy film, Mononoke-Hime or Princess Mononoke is currently airing on cable TV channel, Disney Channel Asia.
It was earlier announced through a TV ad that Disney Channel franchise in Southeast Asia will air Studio Ghibli films this year.
Aside from Princess Mononoke, other Studio Ghibli films are also schedule to air on Disney Channel Asia this February.
Here is the airing schedule according to official website’s TV guide.
Princess Mononoke – TODAY at 9:30 PM
Spirited Away – February 11 at 9:30 PM
Howl’s Moving Castle – February 18 at 9:30 PM
The Cat Return – February 25 at 9:30 PM
Princess Mononoke is a trending topic in Twitter Philippines as of writing.
While fighting to save his village from the attack of a demon-god, Ashitaka comes in contact with it and is inflicted with a deadly curse. In his search for a cure he is forced to leave his village forever and journey to the forest inhabited by animal gods. There he finds himself in the middle of a war between the forest gods and a village led by Lady Eboshi. [ANN]