In Take 2 we've asked some of our favourite friends across our film and creative communities to pick a film that’s available to watch online (on free or paid services) and tell us in two minutes or less what they love about it.

In this edition Thomas Caldwell, film critic and film programmer shares his film recommendation here. See below for details about the film and which streaming services to watch it on.


My Neighbor Totoro

When two girls move to the country to be near their ailing mother, they have adventures with the wondrous forest spirits who live nearby.

1998 | 86 min | Japan

Director: Hayao Miyazaki

Language: Japanese with English subtitles

Rating: G