Lucasfilm and Studio Ghibli Shock Followers With Child Yoda Cartoon

A day after they surprised followers with the tease of a collaboration, Lucasfilm and Studio Ghibli revealed precisely what they made collectively — and also you received’t have to attend lengthy to see it.

The team-up between the house of Star Wars and the enduring Japanese animation studio has resulted in an animated brief titled “Zen – Grogu and Mud Bunnies.” The brief will debut on Disney+ tomorrow, as a part of the celebration of the streaming service’s third anniversary.

The press launch didn’t clarify what the brief is about however it did specify that “the hand-drawn, animated brief is directed by Katsuya Kondo with music by Ludwig Göransson.” Kondo labored as an animation director on movies like Kiki’s Supply ServicePonyo, and From Up on Poppy Hill, and contributed as an animator to Howl’s Shifting FortThe Secret World of Arrietty, and plenty of extra.

Right here is the complete poster for the brief movie:


When Disney+ launched on November 12, 2019, The Mandalorian was its signature collection — and an enormous a part of its early attraction was the surprising debut of Child Yoda — AKA Grogu — who turned out to be one in all solely two full-time characters on the collection. (Pedro Pascal’s Mando was the opposite.) So in case you are doing one thing to have a good time the service and the present, doing one thing with Child Yoda makes quite a lot of sense.

If you wish to watch different Studio Ghibli motion pictures, although, they’re not on Disney+. The corporate’s catalog solely streams in the US on HBO Max. The studio’s hub on that service at present gives 24 motion pictures for streaming, together with such masterpieces as My Neighbor TotoroSpirited Away, and The Wind Rises.

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