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GKIDS Acquires Studio Ghibli’s ‘When Marnie Was There’

GKIDS Acquires Studio Ghibli's 'When Marnie Was There'

U.S. animated film distributor GKIDS has reached yet another deal with Hayao Miyazaki’s Studio Ghibli — this time to handle the North American distribution of "When Marnie Was There."

Based on Joan G. Robinson’s children’s novel of the same name, "When Marnie Was There" is a story about friendship with elements of the fantastic woven into it.

Currently, GKIDS is in the midst of running an awards campaign around the 2014 Studio Ghibli film "The Tale of The Princess Kaguya." The company also has the film "Song of the Sea" in theaters.

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