About the film
dancing loss of loved one island language barrier friendship tragedy disaster post war anime watercolour style
Release Date: February 22, 2014
|Genres||:||Animation, Drama, History|
|Production Companies||:||Warner Bros. Japan, Japan Association of Music Enterprises (JAME), Production I.G|
|Producers||:||Mitsuhisa Ishikawa, Kaeko Sakamoto|
|Writers||:||Yoshiki Sakurai, Shigemichi Sugita, Shigemichi Sugita|
In the aftermath of the most devastating conflict mankind had ever experienced, the tiny island of Shikotan became part of the Sakhalin Oblast... and on the unhealed border in this remote corner of the world, friendship among children from two different countries timidly blossomed, striving to overcome language barriers and the waves of history. Inspired by true events.