The film centers on Asuna, a young girl who spends her solitary days listening to the mysterious music emanating from the crystal radio she received from her late father as a memento. One day while walking home she is attacked by a fearsome monster and saved mysterious boy named Shun. However, Shun disappears and Asuna embarks on a journey of adventure to the land of Agartha with her teacher Mr. Morisaki to meet a Shun again. Through her journey she comes to know the cruelty and beauty of the world, as well as loss.

Directing:
  • Makoto Shinkai
  • 新海誠

Writing:
  • Makoto Shinkai
  • 新海誠

Stars:
Release Date: 2011-05-07
themoviedb icon 7.1/10
  • Country: JP
  • Language: 日本語
  • Runtime: 116