The Wind Rises

  • Screening Dates: 9th July, 8pm  //  16th July, 6pm
  • Directed by: Hayao Miyazaki
  • Running time: 126 minutes
  • Rating: R
  • Language: Japanese with English sub-titles

THE WIND RISES is a Japanese animated historical drama, a ¬†fictionalised biopic of Jiro Horikoshi (1903 – 1982), designer of Mitsubishi fighter aircraft. the film was the highest grossing Japanese film in 2013. It won several awards including for “Best Animated Feature”.