“★ ★ ★ ★ … one of the most beautiful films you’ll see all year …” – Empire Magazine
Sixteen-year-old Hodaka runs away from his remote island home to Tokyo, where it seems to rain every day. The teenager ends up working as a writer on a mysterious occult magazine run by Suga.
When asked by Suga to work on an urban legends column for the magazine, Hodaka must try and track down a rumoured hare onna, a person who uses magical powers to stop rain and clear the sky of clouds. His investigation leads him to a bright and strong-willed girl named Hina …
This highly anticipated new film from visionary Your Name director Makoto Shinkai, has already been a huge box office hit in Japan, and is a cinematic treat for audiences of all ages.
Toronto International Film Festival 2019
San Sebastian International Film Festival 2019
Scotland Loves Anime 2019
Animation Is Film Festival 2019
Tokyo International Film Festival 2019
Winner – Audience Award, Scotland Loves Anime 2019
Nominated in four categories in the 47th annual Annie Awards (Winners will be announced on January 25th in Los Angeles).
“★ ★ ★ ★ … a sun-kissed film in love with love … Perhaps more than any other filmmaker working in the field today, Shinkai understands that beauty can be addictive …” The Daily Telegraph
“★ ★ ★ ★ ½ … Weathering With You is a poetic reflection on climate change delivered – as most animé is – by way of a love story and a little bit of magic. … This is an enchanting fairy tale …” Eye For Film