Found inside a shining stalk of bamboo by an old bamboo cutter and his wife, a tiny girl grows rapidly into an exquisite young lady. The mysterious young princess enthralls all who encounter her - but ultimately she must confront her fate, the punishment for her crime (137 min.).
Director: Isao Takahata
Producer: Geoffrey Wexler, Seiichirô Ujiie, Frank Marshall, Yoshiaki Nishimura and Yoshio Okubo
Cast: Chloë Moretz, James Caan, Mary Steenburgen, Darren Criss, Lucy Liu, James Marsden, Oliver Platt, Beau Bridges, Dean Cain and John Cho