While fighting an unknown demon who possesses a body of a boar, Ashitaka gets injured and cursed by the demon. Wandering off his village he tries to find a way to remove the curse, that's when he finds another village that repetitively fights with the forest. Will Ashitaka, with the help of a girl who lives by the wolves, be able to calm the spirit of the forest and remove his curse before everything collapses?
Both animations do not have any similarity in the way they look, but their main topic is the balance between nature and humans. Each puts it in the spotlight a different way, but both are very nice animations about caring for nature and animals.