The Tale of Princess Kaguya (2014) aka Kaguyahime no monogatari
Animation | Drama | Fantasy
An old man makes a living by selling bamboo. One day, he finds a princess in a bamboo. The princess is only the size of a finger. Her name is Kaguya. When Kaguya grows up, 5 men from prestigious families propose to her. Kaguya asks the men to find memorable marriage gifts for her, but the 5 men are unable to find what Kaguya wants. Then, the Emperor of Japan proposes to her.
Director: Isao Takahata
Writers: Isao Takahata (story), Isao Takahata (screenplay)
Stars: Aki Asakura, Yukiji Asaoka, Beau Bridges