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The Wind Rises [2013 film] by Hayao Miyazaki

The Wind Rises [2013 film]

by Hayao Miyazaki (writer/director)

Other authors: Joe Hisaishi (Composer)

Other authors: See the other authors section.

Series: Studio Ghibli Animation (19 - 2013)

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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 worlds most innovative and accomplished airplane designers. Jiro meets and falls in love with Nahoko, and grows and cherishes his friendship with his colleague Honjo. The film chronicles much of his life, depicting key historical events… (more)



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Evidently Miyazaki's last and more realistic than most of his previous work. Very lush, yet realistic animation. The tuberculosis subplot is reminiscent of Richard Feynman's first marriage. I had difficulty placing the era at first, because so many of the characters wore Western clothing. Long, episodic, and unusual. ( )
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Miyazaki, Hayaowriter/directorprimary authorall editionsconfirmed
Hisaishi, JoeComposersecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Alpert, StephenActorsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
Anno, HideakiActorsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
Blunt, EmilyActorsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
Gordon-Levitt, JosephActorsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
Grey, JenniferActorsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
Herzog, WernerActorsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
Kazama, MorioActorsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
Krasinski, JohnActorsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
Kunimura, JunActorsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
Macy, William H.Actorsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
Mansai, NomuraActorsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
Nishijima, HidetoshiActorsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
Nishimura, MasahikoActorsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
Otake, ShinobuActorsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
Patinkin, MandyActorsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
Shida, MiraiActorsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
Short, MartinActorsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
Takimoto, MioriActorsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
Tucci, StanleyActorsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
Whitman, MaeActorsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
Wood, ElijahActorsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
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