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My Neighbour Totoro
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My Neighbour Totoro

1950s Japan. When her father Tatsuo, a uni professor, moves the family to a dusty old house to be closer to their sick mum, young Mei takes comfort in a strangely wonderful alternative world haunted by soot spirits and magical creatures.

An otherworldly tale of childhood and a definitive work of imagination.

Reviewed by Dan Jolin

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