Irish Film Institute -THE WIND RISES


Kaze tachinu

Hayao Miyazaki’s (Spirited Away, Howl’s Moving Castle) latest collaboration with Studio Gibhli is a soaringly beautiful account of Jiro Horikoshi, a talented and innovative airplane designer working for the Empire of Japan during WWII. Depicting key historical events such as the Great Kanto Earthquake, the Great
Depression and Japan’s plunge into war amidst stunning dream sequences, this is the work of one of the world’s greatest animators.

These screenings are part of the 2016 Spring/Summer Schools programme.

Japan • 2014 • Animation/Biography • 126min • English subtitles
Director: Hayao Miyazaki

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