This quintessential drama of Japanese school-day nostalgia was directed by Isao Takahata and produced by Hayao Miyazaki. The period film follows bored twentysomething Taeko as she heads on a trip to the countryside, which dredges up forgotten adolescent memories of the 1960s in flashbacks.
CASTLES IN THE SKY: MIYAZAKI, TAKAHATA AND THE MASTERS OF STUDIO GHIBLI 2012
Rarely Screened in Los Angeles!
In Japanese with English subtitles. Recommended ages: 9+ to adult.
Aero Theatre • Thu, Feb 9, 2012 • 7:30pm