the gibbes museum of art

Gibbes Film in Focus | Princess Mononoke

March 12, 2023 @ 1:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Gibbes Museum of Art


Gibbes Film in Focus returns with a suite of handpicked films that examine man’s relationship to and impact on our natural environment. From award-winning anime to speculative futures, join us as we unpack the effects of deforestation and
pollution through the lens of great filmmaking.

Princess Mononoke

The story follows a young Emishi prince named Ashitaka, and his involvement in a struggle between the gods of the forest and the humans who consume its resources. The term mononoke, is not a name, but a Japanese word for supernatural, shape-shifting beings that possess people and cause suffering, disease, or death.

2h 14m, rated PG-13 for sexual content, violence, and language. 

Watch the trailer

$10 Adults | $5 Students

*3% credit card fee will apply