About

A lifelong love of flight inspires Japanese aviation engineer Jiro Horikoshi, whose storied career includes the creation of the A-6M World War II fighter plane.

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Directed by

Hayao Miyazaki

Written by

Hayao Miyazaki (Screenplay)
Tatsuo Hori (Novel)

Runtime

126 minutes

Country

Japan

Language

Japanese

Tagline

We must live.

Cast

Keywords

biography love anime world war ii japan earthquake airplane airplane manufacturer great depression flying tuberculosis

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Lists

Studio Ghibli Feature Films Studio Ghibli

#557 on The 21st Century Most Acclaimed Films They Shoot Pictures, Don't They?

Awards

Oscar nomination for Best Animated Feature Film of the Year Hayao Miyazaki Toshio Suzuki