Spirited Away Revealed: The Real Mythology & Folklore Explained!

Spirited Away is one of StoryDive’s favorite films and possibly the best film from Studio Ghibli. They’ve always wondered about the Japanese Mythology referenced in this film, but Hayao Miyazaki hasn’t revealed which myths inspired him specifically. Regardless, in this video, StoryDive will do their best to uncover all the Mythology & Folklore referenced in this Anime Masterpiece.


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Film Analysis



Hayao Miyazaki

Spirited Away