Tue, Aug 6th, 2019 @ 7:15 pm
Directed by Isao Takahata and originally released in the US on July 26th, 1989
In the final months of World War II, 14-year-old Seita and his sister Setsuko are orphaned when their mother is killed during an air raid in Kobe, Japan. After a falling out with their aunt, they move into an abandoned bomb shelter. With no surviving relatives and their emergency rations depleted, Seita and Setsuko struggle to survive.
Tsutomu Tatsumi, Ayano Shiraishi, Yoshiko Shinohara, Akemi Yamaguchi, Kozo Hashida, Masayo Sakai, Masayo Sakai, Yoshio Matsuoka, Masahiro Kanetake, Kiyoshi Yanagawa, and Mika Sekita