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The wind rises., Studio Ghibli, Nippon Television Network, Dentsu, Hakuhodo DYMP, Walt Disney Japan, Mitsubishi, Toho and KDDI present ; a Studio Ghibli production ; produced by Toshio Suzuki ; original story, screenplay and directed by Hayao Miyazaki ; English adaptation screenplay by Mike Jones ; producer Geoffrey Wexler ; director, Gary Rydstrom, Widescreen

Label
The wind rises., Studio Ghibli, Nippon Television Network, Dentsu, Hakuhodo DYMP, Walt Disney Japan, Mitsubishi, Toho and KDDI present ; a Studio Ghibli production ; produced by Toshio Suzuki ; original story, screenplay and directed by Hayao Miyazaki ; English adaptation screenplay by Mike Jones ; producer Geoffrey Wexler ; director, Gary Rydstrom, Widescreen
Language
eng
Characteristic
videorecording
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG-13, for some disturbing images and smoking
Main title
The wind rises.
Oclc number
881841782
Responsibility statement
Studio Ghibli, Nippon Television Network, Dentsu, Hakuhodo DYMP, Walt Disney Japan, Mitsubishi, Toho and KDDI present ; a Studio Ghibli production ; produced by Toshio Suzuki ; original story, screenplay and directed by Hayao Miyazaki ; English adaptation screenplay by Mike Jones ; producer Geoffrey Wexler ; director, Gary Rydstrom
Review
"It is vigorous, subtle, thematically daring, visually gorgeous."--Time Magazine"The movie's a gorgeous, problematic anomaly in an illustrious career-a case of rapturous artistic blindness."--Boston Globe"Visually, The Wind Rises is a thing of sensual, contemplative poetry, "--Washington Post
Runtime
127
Summary
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
Target audience
adult
Technique
animation
resource.version
Widescreen