Color and Storytelling in Miyazaki's Nausicaä

Even before Studio Ghibli, Hayao Miyazaki was creating anime films with complex ideas and themes that challenged the audience. Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind is one of those incredible films. In today’s video essay, Cosmavoid explores Miyazaki’s use of Color in Storytelling in Nausicaa, one of his earliest directorial features.

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Case Studies: Storytelling Through Color


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Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind