Film Screening - The Boy and the Heron
A young boy named Mahito yearning for his mother ventures into a world shared by the living and the dead. There, death comes to an end, and life finds a new beginning. A semi-autobiographical fantasy about life, death, and creation, in tribute to friendship, from the mind of Hayao Miyazaki. Hayao Miyazaki’s first feature film in 10 years, “The Boy and the Heron” is a hand-drawn, original story written and directed by the Academy Award-winning director. Produced by Studio Ghibli co-founder Toshio Suzuki, the film features a musical score from Miyazaki’s long-time collaborator Joe Hisaishi. The theme song for the film “Spinning Globe” was penned and performed by global J-pop superstar Kenshi Yonezu.
They will be showing both the Japanese original with English subtitles as well as an English-dubbed versions of the film.
Upcoming Dates For This Event:
- Sunday, December 10
- Tuesday, December 12
- Wednesday, December 13
- Thursday, December 14