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Hisaishi, Joe

Works: 355 works in 1,115 publications in 11 languages and 23,653 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Animated films  Children's films  Fantasy films  Juvenile works  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Steampunk films  Biographical films  Science fiction films 
Roles: Composer, Author, Musician, Instrumentalist, Conductor, Performer, Arranger, Conceptor, Scenarist, Director, Photographer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Joe Hisaishi
Spirited away by Hayao Miyazaki( Visual )

60 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 2,949 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Winner of the 2003 Oscar for Best Animated Film and the most successful film of all time in Japan. Chihiro, a headstrong 10-year-old girl is unhappy that her family are moving house. As they are making their way to their new home, her father takes a detour to explore a mysterious tunnel in the woods. On the other side is a ghostly town: they have strayed into the Land of the Spirits, a dreamlike world inhabited by ancient gods and magical beings, ruled by the sorceress Yubaba. With her parents held captive and Yubaba set on enslaving them forever Chihiro must, with the help of a brave young spirit called Haku, overcome her fear of this strange place and join an epic battle for her family's freedom
Princess Mononoke by Hayao Miyazaki( Visual )

52 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in 10 languages and held by 2,206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Boar God turned Tatari-Gami (a Cursing God) curses a young prince to a slow but certain death. To find a possible cure for the curse, he travels to find a Shishi-Gami (a Deer-God). During his journey he becomes entangled in a battle between a clan of humans and the forest's animal gods led by Princess Mononoke, a young woman who was raised by a Wolf God. Set during the Muromachi era in Japan
Howl's moving castle by Christian Bale( Visual )

40 editions published between 2004 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 2,200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Castle in the sky by Qijun Gong( Visual )

40 editions published between 1986 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 2,139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Orphaned, Pazu is caught up in a thrilling adventure after Sheeta, a young girl wearing a glowing pendant, floats out of the night sky and into his life. Now, the pair must soar above the clouds in order to find the legendary floating city of Laputa and its treasures
Kiki's delivery service by Minami Takayama( Visual )

30 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 2,073 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young witch Kiki and her black cat Jiji, travel to a far-off city and set up an aerial delivery service
My neighbor Totoro by Hayao Miyazaki( Visual )

42 editions published between 1988 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 1,605 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"While their mother recovers from an illness, Satsuki and her little sister Mei... get away from it all in an idyllic rural retreat. Far from the bustle of the city, they discover a mysterious place of spirits and magic, and the friendship of the Totoro woodland creatures"--Container
The wind rises by Tatsuo Hori( Visual )

19 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,406 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Jiro dreams of flying and designing beautiful airplanes, inspired by the famous Italian aeronautical designer Caproni. Nearsighted and unable to be a pilot, he becomes one of the world's most accomplished airplane designers, experiencing key historical events in an epic tale of love, perseverance and the challenges of living and making choices in a turbulent world"--Container
Kaze no tani no Naushika Nausicaä of the valley of the wind by Hayao Miyazaki( Visual )

36 editions published between 1984 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 1,154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nausicca is the princess of a rural valley that lives at peace on the edge of a deadly fungal wasteland, until a ship carrying a weapon from a bygone industrial age crashed nearby. When warriors from a far country come to retrieve the artifact, their invasion draws Nausiaa and her people into a sprawling political conflict
Porco Rosso by Qijun Gong( Visual )

27 editions published between 1992 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 1,067 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The World War I flying ace Porco Rosso battles sky pirates and his rivals for the beautiful Gina, all while living under a spell that transformed his face into that of a pig
The tale of the Princess Kaguya = Kaguyahime no monogatari by Isao Takahata( Visual )

13 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 997 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The last thing the old bamboo cutter and his wife expected to find inside a bamboo stalk is an unforgettable little girl whose rise to power could cost her dearly
Rang zi dan fei by Wen Jiang( Visual )

9 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in Chinese and held by 437 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1920s China, a bandit arrives in a remote provincial town posing as its new mayor, where he faces off against a tyrannical local nobleman
Hana-bi Fireworks by Takeshi Kitano( Visual )

38 editions published between 1997 and 2006 in 6 languages and held by 432 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nishi, ex detective della polizia di Tokyo, ha due rimorsi (la paralisi di un collega suo coetaneo e la morte di un collega giovane di cui si sente responsabile) e uno strazio (la moglie, malata terminale di leucemia). Per pagare i debiti e fare una vacanza con lei, fa una rapina (sequenza geniale). Epilogo tragico su una spiaggia. (Mymovies)
Dolls by Takeshi Kitano( Visual )

33 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 304 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dolls is the 10th film by acclaimed Japanese director Takeshi Kitano. Focusing on three couples and the overpowering love that both drives and dooms them, the film is inspired by the beauty of traditional Japanese Bunraku puppet theater
Hai yang tian tang by Xiaolu Xue( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in Chinese and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Jet Li's first ever dramatic role, this is a story of a father's tireless love for his autistic son. A terminally ill father's attempt to teach his autistic son the necessary life skills to survive on his own before he passes away. It is also a poignant tribute to the infinite love that parents have for their children and their unending desire to take care and look after them to their best abilities, no matter the struggle, no matter the effort
Piano Recital: Suzuki, Yoko - MIYAGI, Michio / KANNO, Yoko / SAKAMOTO, Ryuichi / TODOROKI, Chihiro (Japanese Piano)( )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wiener Sangerknaben 2013( )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A scene at the sea by Takeshi Kitano( Visual )

18 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in Japanese and French and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A deaf-mute teenager enters surfing competitions and falls in love with a deaf-mute young woman
Gan dong, ru ci chuang zao : ri ben dian ying pei yue da shi jiu shi rang de yin yue meng by Joe Hisaishi( Book )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in Chinese and Japanese and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ben shu you zuo zhe shou ci xian shen shuo fa,Chang tan ta shen wei zuo qu jia yu yin le chuang zuo de guan xi.Jiu shi rang cong yin le jia de jiao du chan shi le shen me shi chuang zao li,Shen me shi gan xing,Jiu shi rang shi ru he cong sheng huo xi jie li bu zhuo chuang yi de
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Dzö Hisaisi

Fujisawa, Mamoru.

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Hisaishi, Jō

Hisaishi, Jō 1950-

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Joe Hisaishi Músico e compositor xaponés

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Joe Hisashi

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Jou Hisaishi

Mamoru Fujisawa.

Джо Хисаиши

Дзё Хисаиси

Хісайсі Дзьо

Џо Хисаиши

ג'ו היסאישי

جو هيسايشي

جو هیسایشی آهنگساز و پیانیست ژاپنی

โจ ฮิไซชิ

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ヒサイシ, ジョウ

ヒサイシ, ジョウ, 1950-

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