|Sen to Chihiro no Kamikakushi||
Broadcast in Japan by NTV on June 29, 2001 (together with Only Yesterday), and on July 6, 2001 (together with Kiki's Delivery Service);
Length: approximately 58 seconds
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Sen to Chihiro no Kamikakushi
The Spiriting Away of Sen and Chihiro
Jinbutsu shoukai hen
Characters introduction version
Ongaku - Jo HISAISHI
7-gatsu Touhou yougakei road show
(To be released in) July, at theaters of the Touhou Western chain
The Ogino family car travels down a dirt road.
Chihiro: "Father, are we going to be OK?"
Chihiro - Rumi HIIRAGI
Otou-san - Takashi NAITOU
Okaa-san - Yasuko SAWAGUCHI
Father: "Trust me. This car is 4-wheel drive."
Mother: "Chihiro, sit down."
Father: "A tunnel!"
Tunnel no mukou wa fushigi no machi deshita
On the other side of the tunnel was a town of mystery.
A long-haired boy advances angrily across a bridge towards Chihiro.
Haku: "You shouldn't come here! Go back, right now!"
Haku - Miyu IRINO
Chihiro runs out of a pigsty.
Chihiro speaks with a large-headed woman in an opulent office.
Chihiro: "Please let me work here!"
Yu-baaba - Mari NATSUKI
Yu-baaba: (screaming) "Shuuut uuup!!"
Chihiro helps the tiny Susuwatari (the same creatures as
My Neighbor Totoro)
carry coal, while a many-limbed person with a large mustache tends to
Kamajii: "If you're going to help, finish it to the end!"
Kamajii - Bunta SUGAWARA
A tall, long-haired girl works together with Chihiro, then offers some
Rin: "Keep on your toes! Ask me about things you don't understand, OK?"
Rin - Yuumi TAMAI
Chihiro pours out some bath water.
Chichiyaku - Tsunehiko KAMIJO
Aniyaku - Takehiko ONO
Aogaeru - Tatsuya GASHUUIN
Bou - Ryuunosuke KAMIKI
While pouring the water, Chihiro sees a ghostly black-shrouded figure
with a white mask standing outside in the rain.
Chihiro: "Umm... aren't you wet there?"
Chihiro Genki de ne. Mata aou ne.
Chihiro, take care. Let's get together again, OK? Risa
(writing on card)
Chihiro sits with Haku while reading the card.
Chihiro: "'Chihiro'... that's my name...?"
Haku: (nodding) "Yu-baaba controls everyone by taking away our names."
Some Susuwatari pop up around Chihiro's feet.
Tokubetsu shuttsuen - Susuwatari
The mysterious black-shrouded figure offers something to Chihiro.
Kamen no otoko - Kaonashi
The masked man (Faceless)
An enormous baby is crying; Chihiro waves from a doorway.
Narrator: (reading the title) "Sen to Chihiro no Kamikakushi"
Gensaku, Kyakuhon, Kantoku - Hayao MIYAZAKI
Original Story, Script, Director
Sen to Chihiro no Kamikakushi
Kamajii makes a "thumbs-up" gesture.
Kamajii: (in English) "Good luck!"
Translation by Mikiyo HATTORI and Tom WILKES (with assistance from Deborah GOLDSMITH and Ryoko TOYAMA); HTML design by Marc GREGORY.
©2001 NTV, Nibariki, Studio Ghibli, and/or other appropriate copyright holders.
Translated and summarized without permission for personal entertainment purposes only. The quotations contained in this summary are not, by any means, accurate word for word translations, and the translators are solely responsible for any mistranslation or misunderstanding.