Other-worldly Environmentalism in Miyazaki’s “NausicaƤ of the Valley of the Wind”

From the very first scene of NausicaƤ we can see that we are in a place of magical beauty. The trees, a windmill and the surroundings are coated in what looks like a spider-web or frozen snow; the flakes are falling around a man riding strange creatures, wearing a mask, looking bird-like. The man breaks … Continue reading Other-worldly Environmentalism in Miyazaki’s “NausicaƤ of the Valley of the Wind”