Prince of the Sun: The Great Adventure of Hols (USA DVD)
Notes: First DVD release in North America, in Japanese with new English subtitles.
- Two audio commentaries
- By Ghibli Blog author Daniel Thomas MacInnes with readings from Anipages Daily, Critic After Dark and BUTA Connection.
- By anime scholar Mike Toole (40 mins)
- Every Poet a Thief: Inspirations From Horus, a gallery of influences and themes seen in the films of Studio Ghibli.
- Hilda and Horus: Just Like Twins, an essay on the film's main protagonists and its themes of trauma and revenge.
- Reiko Okuyama: A Tribute to a Legend, an essay by animation scholar Benjamin Ettinger on pioneering artist and feminist icon Reiko Okuyama.
- Message of Hope: A Conversation With Isao Takahata, an interview with Isao Takahata conducted in 2010 by film critic Peter van der Lugt.
- 2008 video conversation with Isao Takahata and Youichi Kotabe.
- Production gallery, featuring publicity stills, movie posters and home video releases around the world.
- Theatrical trailer
- PLUS: Rare photographs of the film's creators: Isao Takahata and Hayao Miyazaki, founders of Studio Ghibli, with Yasuo Ohtsuka, Yasuji Mori, Reiko Okuyama, and Youichi Kotabe.