GhibliWorld has posted an English summary of a Toshio Suzuki interview which appeared in the March edition of the Japanese magazine Cut. In the exclusive interview, Suzuki reveals more details about the story and history of Miyazaki Hayaoâ€™s new film Ponyo on a Cliff. According to Suzuki, Miyazaki’s hand-drawn feature Ponyo on a Cliff tells the tale of a 5-year old boy who finds a little fish, Ponyo, washed ashore. Direct link to the interview can be found here.
In addition to this, GhibliWorld also shares some information on a new film by Isao Takahata. According to Toshio Suzuki, Takahata’s new film would be based on a Japanese lullaby. Takahata is known for directing Ghibli films such as Grave of the Fireflies, Pom Poko, My Neighbors the Yamadas and Only Yesterday.