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Tomo-no-ura and Ponyo

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^ Tomonoura port, Sōsuke’s home town

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^ Ponyo was hiding everywhere around Tomonoura

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We were initially drawn to Tomonoura by Hayao Miyazaki (co-founder of Studio Ghibli) and his 2008 film ‘Ponyo on the Cliff by the Sea’. ‘Ponyo’ was written by Miyazaki after a sojourn in the port town which largely inspired the setting for the film. We hoped Continue reading

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