Synopses & Reviews
From one of the most celebrated filmmakers in the history of animation and the creator of the Academy Award®-winning Spirited Away (Best Animated Feature Film, 2002) comes Hayao Miyazaki's epic masterpiece Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind. A thousand years after a global war, a seaside kingdom known as the Valley Of The Wind remains one of only a few areas still populated. Led by the courageous Princess Nausicaä, the people of the Valley are engaged in a constant struggle with powerful insects called ohmu, who guard a poisonous jungle that is spreading across the Earth. Nausicaä and her brave companions, together with the people of the Valley, strive to restore the bond between humanity and the Earth. Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind is written and directed by Hayao Miyazaki. And this spectacuar 2-disc set features exotic settings, impactful music, and a timeless story about courage and compassion in the face of danger.