"Hayao Miyazaki"/?? ?/Miyazaki Hayao/born January 5, 1941}} is a Japanese film director, animator, manga artist, illustrator, producer, and screenwriter. Through a career that has spanned five decades, Miyazaki has attained international acclaim as a masterful storyteller and as a maker of anime feature films and, along with Isao Takahata, co-founded Studio Ghibli, a film and animation studio. The success of Miyazaki's films has invited comparisons with American animator Walt Disney, British animator Nick Park, and American director Steven Spielberg. He is considered one of the most popular and influential animators in cinema.If you enjoy these quotes, be sure to check out other famous directors! More Hayao Miyazaki on Wikipedia.