The Boy and the Heron
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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. In this semi-autobiographical fantasy, 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.
The Boy and the Heron. 2023. Japan. Written and directed by Hayao Miyazaki. DCP. In Japanese; English subtitles. 124 min. Courtesy GKids
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