Cinema: Wolf Children
Mamoru Hosoda is a renowned japansese director. He’s nominated for “Best Animated Feature” at the 2019 Oscars for his 7th movie “Mirai, my sister”. This month, we go through the key works of the director.
The love story between Hana, 19 years old and a lone student, secretely the last descendant of a long line of half-beasts, half men.
The couple raises their two newborns in a the love of their Tokyo appartment but tragedy strikes the home as the father dies shortly after the birth of their youngest. Hana, takes on the task of raising the two kids by herself in the countryside;
The years pass and the children now are forced to make sense of their double identity…
Movie presented in japanese with english subtitles