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Panda! Go, Panda! (パンダ・コパンダ Panda Kopanda) is a Japanese animated film, written and created by Hayao Miyazaki and directed by Isao Takahata, future founders of Studio Ghibli.


Mimiko lives with her grandmother beside a bamboo grove. One day Mimiko's grandmother goes away for a while, leaving Mimiko to herself. A baby panda appears in the garden along with it's father, Papa Panda. Mimiko asks if Mr. Panda could be her father too, and he agrees.

Dubbing History

An earlier dub of the film was produced under the name The Adventures of Panda and Friends by CINAR in Montreal, starring Walter Massey as Papa Panda. It aired several times on the Canadian Family Channel in the early 90s.

The more common Animaze dub was produced in the early 2000s.


Character Seiyū Dub Actor
Mimiko Kazuko Sugiyama Julie Maddalena
Papa Panda Kazuo Kumakura Kevin Seymour
Pan-Chan (Panny) Yoshiko Ota Melissa Fahn
Teacher Eken Mine Kirk Thornton
Zoo Director Ayao Wada Simon Prescott
Nana (Friend A) Hiroko Maruyama Sherry Lynn
Store Clerk Tetsuya Kaji Doug Lee
Bully Osama Ichikawa Mona Marshall
Mori (Male Student) Yoko Yamaoka Brianne Siddall
Cayo (Friend B) Yoneko Matsukane Barbara Goodson
Omamori (Policeman) Yasuo Yamada Doug Stone
Grandmother Reiko Seno Melanie MacQueen

Additional Voices

Video Releases

Distributor Year Format Region Country
Pioneer Entertainment 2000 DVD.jpg 1
United States United States
Geneon Entertainment 2004
Discotek Media 2012
2017 BD A
GKIDS 2022

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