Ponyo on the Cliff by the Sea (2008) is an award winning Japanese animated fantasy film production of Studio Ghibli, written and directed by Hayao Miyazaki. It’s a light hearted story suitable for young children. The plot tells a story of a fish, Ponyo who wishes to be a human girl after befriending a five year old boy, Sōsuke.
There’s a scene in the animation that is worth revisiting for its simple pleasure.
Here’s the recipe.
A Japanese version of the recipe.
Fascinated by the beautiful artistry of the animation’s graphical visual, it’s a go ahead if you have not watched it. The trailer below served as a visual appetizer, safe for your consumption.
Stunning graphics aside, the richness of the animation is also enhanced by its captivating orchestrated songs, simply deserving of approbation. Below is a glimpse of its stupendous orchestral pieces.
As simple pleasures come in many forms, it’s an animation film refining the best of our senses to the appreciation of art.