Previously at the ICA - Films
24 May 2013 – 2 Jun 2013
★★★★★ 'a war story as wrenching as any live-action movie' The Guardian
The beautiful story of Seito and his little sister Setsuko as they struggle to survive when their mother is killed in an air-raid in WWII. Isao Takahata's heart-breaking drama is one of the masterpieces of Japanese animation from the acclaimed Studio Ghibli (Spirited Away, Howl's Moving Castle).
We are also screening the Studio Ghibli favourite My Neighbour Totoro from 24 May - 30 May.
Grave of the Fireflies, dir. Isao Takahata, Japan 1988, 89 mins, cert.12