About the film
The Witch of the West Is Dead
Release Date: June 21, 2008
|Production Companies||:||Asahi Shimbunsha, Nippon Shuppan Hanbai (Nippan) K.K., Asmik Ace, TV Tokyo|
|Writers||:||Shunichi Nagasaki, Kaori Mizushima, Kaho Nashiki|
A 13-year-old girl named Mai refuses to go to school due to her asthma. Her parents send her to to stay with her British grandmother in the countryside. Thinking her grandmother is a witch, Mai asks for witch lessons. Her grandmother plays along, but instead ends up teaching Mai lessons which help her become more responsible and enjoy the simple aspects of life.