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Hisaishi, Joe

Overview
Works: 380 works in 1,086 publications in 10 languages and 22,721 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Animated films  Children's films  Fantasy films  Juvenile works  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Steampunk films  Motion pictures  Biographical films 
Roles: Composer, Author, Musician, Instrumentalist, Conductor, Performer, Arranger, Conceptor, Director, Scenarist, Photographer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about Joe Hisaishi
Publications by Joe Hisaishi
Most widely held works by Joe Hisaishi
Spirited away by Hayao Miyazaki( visu )
57 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 2,910 libraries worldwide
When a young girl gets trapped in a strange new world of spirits, she must call upon the courage she never knew she had to free herself and rescue her parents
Princess Mononoke by Hayao Miyazaki( visu )
50 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in 9 languages and held by 2,187 libraries worldwide
When a frightening creature attacks his remote village, young warrior Ashitaka is able to put the great beast out of its misery. It is a boar god corrupted by sinister magic, transformed into a monster by a wound from a mysterious iron ball. Ashitaka has received a wound as well, which bubbles with supernatural putrescence, so he must travel far to the east seeking a cure. In Iron Town, Lady Eboshi employs freed prostitutes, former serfs, and even outcast lepers to build a human empire that will civilize the wilderness with iron and guns. In the forest, the wild gods gather their strength to fight back, led by San, the Princess Mononoke. She is a beautiful but savage girl who has chosen to give up her humanity and side with the animals. Ashitaka finds himself embroiled in a battle between the two forces, both of whom see him as supporting the enemy
Howl's moving castle by Christian Bale( visu )
37 editions published between 2004 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 2,178 libraries worldwide
A young woman named Sophie is cursed by the Witch of the Waste and is turned into an old woman who is unable to tell anyone of her plight. Unable to continue her job at her mother's hat shop, she goes to the ambulatory castle of the notorious wizard Howl and insinuates herself into his household. Sophie befriends Calcifer, the fire demon who powers the castle and who is bound to Howl by a contract, the terms of which Calcifer cannot reveal. They promise to help each other with the their problems. Like Calcifer, Howl can also see through the Witch's spell, and he and Sophie fall in love. Sophie helps Howl confront his former teacher, and the Witch of the Waste
Castle in the sky by Qijun Gong( visu )
36 editions published between 1986 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 2,120 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
Ponyo by Hayao Miyazaki( visu )
20 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 2,079 libraries worldwide
La curiosidad de Soske, un pequeño de cinco años vive en una linda casa cerca de un acantilado en la costa, lo llevará a encontrarse con algo sorprendente: un extraño pez rojo al que dará el nombre de Ponyo. Soske descubrirá que, ese pez que ha rescatado, es mucho más que algo extraño; hay magia dentro de él y toda una historia maravillosa detrás de su extravío. ¿Podrán Ponyo y Soske permanecer juntos por siempre?
Kiki's delivery service by Minami Takayama( visu )
28 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 2,048 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( visu )
39 editions published between 1988 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 1,527 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 Hayao Miyazaki( visu )
15 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in Japanese and English and held by 1,352 libraries worldwide
Jiro dreams of flying and designing beautiful airplanes, inspired by the famous Italian aeronautical designer Caproni. Nearsighted from a young age and unable to be a pilot, Jiro joins a major Japanese engineering company in 1927 and becomes one of the world's most innovative and accomplished airplane designers. Jiro meets and falls in love with Nahoko, and grows and cherishes his friendship with his colleague Honjo. The film chronicles much of his life, depicting key historical events
Kaze no tani no Naushika Nausicaä of the valley of the wind by Hayao Miyazaki( visu )
32 editions published between 1984 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 1,139 libraries worldwide
Nausicaa 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 crashes nearby. When warriors from a far country come to retrieve the artifact, their invasion draws Nausicaa and her people into a sprawling political conflict. Set 1,000 years after a global war that nearly destroyed all life on Earth
The tale of the Princess Kaguya = Kaguyahime no monogatari by Isao Takahata( visu )
12 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 970 libraries worldwide
Found inside a shining stalk of bamboo by an old bamboo cutter and his wife, a tiny girl grows rapidly into an exquisite young lady. The mysterious young princess enthralls all who encounter her, but ultimately she must confront her fate, the punishment for her crime
Porco Rosso by Qijun Gong( visu )
25 editions published between 1992 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 652 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
Rang zi dan fei by Wen Jiang( visu )
9 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in Chinese and held by 437 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( visu )
36 editions published between 1997 and 2006 in 5 languages and held by 412 libraries worldwide
Le policier Nishi abandonne sa mission et son coéquipier Horibe pour courir à l'hôpital, où sa femme gravement malade est condamnée. A son chevet, il apprend que Horibe a été blessé pendant une fusillade et qu'il restera paralysé
Dolls by Bīto Takeshi( visu )
33 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 303 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( visu )
2 editions published in 2012 in Chinese and held by 191 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
A scene at the sea by Bīto Takeshi( visu )
17 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in Japanese and French and held by 122 libraries worldwide
A deaf-mute teenager enters surfing competitions and falls in love with a deaf-mute young woman
Miyazaki's Spirited away by Joe Hisaishi( Sound Recording )
4 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 117 libraries worldwide
Brother by Bīto Takeshi( visu )
23 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 103 libraries worldwide
Two brothers, one a yakuza from Tokyo, the other the leader of a drug ring in Los Angeles, get together and declare war on other drug traffickers in Los Angeles
Okuribito by Yōjirō Takita( visu )
16 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 80 libraries worldwide
A newly unemployed cellist takes a job preparing the dead for funerals
Princess Mononoke music from the Miramax motion picture by Joe Hisaishi( Sound Recording )
2 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in Japanese and English and held by 63 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Dzö Hisaisi
Fujisawa, Mamoru.
Fujisawa Mamoru 1950-....
Hisaishi, Jō
Hisaishi, Jō 1950-
Hisaishi, Joe
Hisaishi Joe 1950-....
Hisaishi Joe japansk pianist och kompositör
Hisaiŝi Ĝo
Hisaisi Jô
Jō Hisaishi
Joe Hisaish
Joe Hisaishi
Joe Hisaishi compositore, pianista e regista giapponese
Joe Hisaishi Japanese composer and musician
Joe Hisaishi japanischer Komponist
Joe Hisaishi Japans componist
Joe Hisaishi japansk pianist og komponist
Joe Hisaishi japoński kompozytor, producent, aranżer i muzyk
Joe Hisaishi Músico e compositor xaponés
Joe Hisaiši
Joe Hisashi
Joe Isaishi
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
히사이시 조
ヒサイシ, ジョウ, 1950-
久石 譲 1950-....
久石讓
久石譲 1950-
藤澤 守 1950-....
Languages
Japanese (211)
English (102)
French (66)
Spanish (37)
Chinese (25)
German (24)
Italian (7)
Multiple languages (7)
Basque (1)
Catalan (1)
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