About the film
Casting Blossoms to the Sky
Release Date: May 12, 2012
|Genres||:||Fantasy, Drama, War|
|Producers||:||Kyôko Ôbayashi, Terumichi Yamazaki, Chiga Watanabe|
|Writers||:||Nobuhiko Obayashi, Kôji Hasegawa|
In the aftermath of the 2011 Tōhoku earthquake and tsunami, a journalist arrives in Nagaoka, a city decimated during a WWII air raid and by the 2004 Chūetsu earthquakes, to report on the disaster; there, she learns about the experiences of its inhabitants and stumbles upon a stage play written by an enigmatic student of her ex-boyfriend.