Directed by Goro Miyazaki. In this gentle and nostalgic new Studio Ghibli animated feature co-written by Hayao Miyazaki, high school students in 1963 Yokohama rally to try to save a dilapidated mansion set for demolition before the 1964 Tokyo Summer Olympics. “Shows a different side of the Japanese animation house, one that finds equal wonder in comparatively mundane affairs.” –Time Out New York. Cleveland premiere of the original language version.
Japan, 2011, color, subtitles, Blu-ray, 91 min.
Admission is $9; CMA members, seniors 65 & over, and students $7; or one CMA Film Series voucher. Vouchers, in books of ten, can be purchased at the Ticket Center for $70 (CMA members $60).