Spirited Away - Adulthood and The Train

by Sage's Rain

Join Sage’s Rain for a closer look at Hayao Miyazaki’s Spirited Away, highlighting how Miyazaki uses imagery associated with food and insatiable hunger to symbolize the realm of adulthood or the working world, largely defined by greed and the constant desire to earn more money.




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