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The Wind Rises

7.2
12,235
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Original title
Kaze tachinu aka
AKA
  • The Wind Rises
  • 風立ちぬ
Year
Running time
125 min.
Country
Japan Japan
Director
Screenwriter
Hayao Miyazaki (Manga: Hayao Miyazaki. Story: Tatsuo Hori)
Music
Joe Hisaishi
Cinematography
Animation, Atsushi Okui
Cast
Producer
Studio Ghibli
Genre
Animation. Drama | Biography. Planes. 1920s. 1930s. Manga. Earthquakes
Movie Groups
Studio Ghibli (+ Related Films)
New
Synopsis / Plot
Jiro dreams of flying and designing beautiful airplanes, inspired by the famous Italian aeronautical designer Caproni. Nearsighted from a young age and unable to be a pilot, Jiro joins a major Japanese engineering company in 1927 and becomes one of the world's most innovative and accomplished airplane designers. The film chronicles much of his life, depicting key historical events, including the Great Kanto Earthquake of 1923, the Great Depression, the tuberculosis epidemic and Japan's plunge into war. Jiro meets and falls in love with Nahoko, and grows and cherishes his friendship with his colleague Honjo.
Awards
2013: Academy Awards: Nominated for Best Animated Film
2013: Golden Globes: Nominated Best Foreing Film
2013: National Board of Review (NBR): Best Animated Film
2013: New York Film Critics Circle: Best Animated Film
2013: Los Angeles Film Critics Awards: 2nd Best Animated Film
2013: Chicago Film Critics Awards: Best Animated Feature
2013: Annie Awards: Best Screenplay. 3 nominations.
2013: Critics Choice: Nominated for Best Animation Film
2013: Satellite Awards: Best Animation Film
2013: Venice Film Festival: Official Selection
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