8 wins & 20 nominations.
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(based on his novel) / (screenplay)
Did You Know?
The first thing you make is a story. Then you decide where the location of the story will be, and how the story will develop. And then, when you think how the visuals will be in this process, then you finally think about how you take something from the setting and use it, how to depict it, and how to make the setting beautiful. That's when you begin to think that. So the story always comes first.
His works feature a cat, his favourite pet animal.
The New Hayao Miyazaki
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