Ronja The Robber's Daughter UK Blu-ray and DVD Release Details
Date: 2017 November 08 16:53
Posted by Joe
UK anime fans eager to own Studio Ghibli's TV show Ronja The Robber's Daughter, will be pleased to hear that it's getting a home video release on Monday 4th December 2017. It's available for pre-order on Blu-ray and DVD from the good folks at Studio Canal.
London based fans with children can also visit the BFI on Sunday 19th November 2017 for a special screening event showing the first 4 episodes of the series. Tickets for this event are selling out quickly, so book while you can if you want to go.
Press release as follows:
Studio Ghibli Presents
Ronja The Robber's Daughter
ON DVD AND BLU-RAY 4th DECEMBER 2017
THE FIRST FOUR EPISODES WILL SCREEN AT A SPECIAL BFI EVENT ON 19th NOVEMBER 2017
STUDIOCANAL is pleased to announce that the highly anticipated first-ever TV series from Studio Ghibli, RONJA: THE ROBBERâ€™S DAUGHTER, will be available on DVD and Blu-ray on 4th December 2017. Pre-order now on Blu-ray and DVD
From the legendary Studio Ghibli (Spirited Away) and based on the beloved novel by acclaimed writer Astrid Lindgren (Pippi Longstocking), comes this epic 26-part story of adventure and friendship. Directed by Goro Miyazaki (Tales From Earthsea), and featuring a fantastic English voice cast including Gillian Anderson, Ronja tells the tale of a ten-year-old girl born on a stormy night in a mountain fort, surrounded by her parents and a loving band of robbers.
Ronja grows to be a strong and active girl, and discovers that the forest is both a beautiful and frightening place inhabited by strange creatures. She befriends the son of her fatherâ€™s rival and so begins the drama of her friendship and family loyalties.
Episodes: 26 episodes on 4 discs
Running Time: 10 Hours 51 minutes
Extras: Interview with Goro Miyazaki, Press Conference, Making Of Parts 1-5
Source: Studio Canal