Loading

Grave of the Fireflies (English)

PG Animation

Sorry, there are no upcoming session times for Grave of the Fireflies (English) at Dendy Canberra

Synopsis

At 4 and 14, they tried to live on.

Hisako loses her home in Tokyo to Allied bombing. With her husband fighting somewhere in Asia, she and her two children evacuated to a suburb of Kobe, where they share a house with Hisako's cousin, Kyoko. Kobe is bombed and Kyoko is killed. Hisako is forced to take care of Kyoko's two children in addition to her own, but there is not enough food for everyone.

English dub.

Running Time 1hr 29m
Rating PG | Parental Guidance
Cast Tsutomu Tatsumi, Ayano Shiraishi, Yoshiko Shinohara, Akemi Yamaguchi
Director Isao Takahata

You May Also Like

Left
loading...

Dreambuilders

PG Animation

It centers on Minna, a young girl who misuses her newfound ability to create and control other people's dreams to teach her bothersome stepsister a lesson.

loading... Film Festival

Fantastic Mr. Fox

PG Animation

An urbane fox cannot resist returning to his farm raiding ways and then must help his community survive the farmers' retaliation.

loading...

Dragon Rider

PG Animation

Firedrake, the young silver dragon, has had enough of constantly having to hide in a wooded valley. He wants to show the older generation that he is a real dragon.

loading...

The Croods: A New Age

PG Animation

Prehistoric family The Croods are back to their old shenanigans in a dangerous, strange new world.

loading... Film Festival

The Cat Returns

G Animation

After helping a cat, a young girl finds herself involuntarily engaged to a cat prince in a magical world where her only hope of freedom lies with a dapper cat statuette.

Right