Walt Disney vs Hayao Miyazaki

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Film director
$5 Billion
Net worth 2018
$50 Million
Voice Actors
Industry
T V & Movie Producers
Chicago
Residence
Bunkyō
United States
Country
Japanese
05/12/1901
BirthDay
05/01/1941
December 15, 1966
Died On
Height
1.64 m
Benton Grammar School, Kansas City Art Institute, School of the Art Institute of Chicago
Education
1963 - Gakushuin University, Toyotama High School
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TIMELINE
1955

After five years of immense planning, projecting, fund raising and execution, the grand opening of Disneyland Theme Park took place on July 17, 1955

1950

The first to release was ‘Cinderella’ in 1950, which was followed by ‘Alice in Wonderland’, ‘Peter Pan’, ‘Treasure Island’, ‘Lady in the Tramp’, ‘Sleeping Beauty’ and ‘101 Dalmatians’

1939

Simultaneously, the short staff continued to work on the characters of Mickey Mouse, Donald Duck, Goofy, and Pluto cartoon seriesIn 1939, he opened the Walt Disney Studios in Burbank

1938

The film was a blockbuster at the box office and went on to become the most successful film of 1938

1935

In 1935, he created history by launching ‘Flowers and Trees’, then one of the most popular cartoon shorts, in color

1934

After a successful training schedule, his high-profile leap of a feature film titled, ‘Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs’, went into production in 1934

1933

In 1933, he created his most memorable cartoon short, ‘The Three Little Pigs’

1929

In 1929, he released a series of musical shorts, titled ‘Silly Symphonies’, which featured Mickey’s friends, Donald Duck, Goofy, Pluto and Mickey’s girlfriend Minnie Mouse

1928

The dream-run for Disney ended in 1928 when he realized that Universal Pictures had bought the trademark for Oswald and that most of his creative designers, except Iwerk, had forsaken him for the Universal Pictures

1925

In 1925, he recruited ink-and-paint artist Lillian Bound, little knowing then that the two would become lifelong partners

1923

However, financial debt caused the closure of the studio in 1923

1920

In 1920, he found employment with Kansas City Film Ad Company

1919

Moving back to Kansas City in 1919, started working at the Pesmen-Rubin Art Studio, as ad-writer

1917

Moving to Chicago in 1917, he enrolled himself at the McKinley High School

1911

The family moved to Kansas City in 1911 where he received his early education

20

Most of the cartoon characters that we reckon today, Micky Mouse, Donald Duck, Goofy, and so on are the brain-child of this international icon, who became a major figure in the American animation industry in 20th century

2013

Hayao’s last directorial venture was the film titled ‘The Wind Rises’, which released in 2013

2010

This iconic director then worked on the screenplay of the movie ‘The Secret World of Arrietty’, which reached the audiences during mid-2010

2008

This feature-length film, which was released in 2008, was well-received and grossed approximately $200 million at the box-office

2006

Miyazaki has a son named Goro, who also ventured into direction through the 2006 film titled 'Tales From Earthsea'

2004

Although Miyazaki had retired by the end of the decade, he returned to direction in 2004 through the fantasy film ‘Howl’s Moving Castle’

1990

Even during the 1990’s Hayao mesmerized lovers of manga through his works

1986

Hayao next worked on the project ‘Laputa: Castle in the Sky’, which released in the year 1986

1984

The year 1984 saw the release of the animated film ‘Nausicaa of the Valley of the wind’

1971

He even worked on the animated manga series titled ‘Lupin III’ in 1971

1970

During the rest of the 1970s, Hayao worked on projects like ‘Panda! Go Panda’, ‘Heidi, Girl of The Alps’ as well as ‘Future Boy Conan’ and ‘Anne of Green Gables’

1968

Miyazaki got the opportunity to work on the 1968 animated project ‘Hols: Prince Of The Sun’, for which he essayed the role of the chief animator and scene designer

1963

The young man started pursuing his dream, of making a career in animation, in 1963, when he joined the Japanese animation giant, ‘Toei Animation Pvt Ltd’

1941

Hayao was born on January 5, 1941 at Bunkyo ward, located in Japan’s capital city, Tokyo