Kaguyahime no monogatari (original title)
Based on The Tale of the Bamboo Cutter
Director: Isao Takahata
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.
Magical plot told in great visuals.