Come and enjoy the spectacular world of Japanese Cinema at The Japan Foundation, New Delhi Office.
The theme of this month is Great Art Director in Animation, Nizo Yamamoto
Film: Miyori in the Sacred Forest ミヨリの森
Dates: 5th October 2017 (Thursday)
Time: 6:30 pm
Director: Nizo Yamamoto
Duration: 116 minutes
After being deserted by her parents, 11-year old Miyori shuts her heart from the rest of the world and denies any form of human relationships. She was entrusted with the care of her grandmother who lives near a forest. While walking in the forest, she has a strong feeling of loneliness. Miyori soon encounters unbelievable things and gradually realizes that the forest is more than what it seems…
Based on a manga by Oda Hideji, this film tackles in a creative way the problems of environmental destruction in Japan.
©2007 / Hideji Oda, Akita Shoten/Fuji TV, Nippon Animation/ Colour