WEATHERING WITH YOU
Tuesday 17 March 2020 at 7.30pm
The summer of his high school freshman year, Hodaka runs away from his remote island home to Tokyo and quickly finds himself pushed to his financial and personal limits. The weather is unusually gloomy and rainy every day, as if to suggest his future. He lives his days in isolation, but finally finds work as a writer for a mysterious occult magazine. Then one day, Hodaka meets Hina on a busy street corner. This bright and strong-willed girl possesses a strange and wonderful ability: the power to stop the rain and clear the sky…
Weathering With You is the new film from Makoto Shinkai, the visionary writer-director of the 2016 global hit Your Name.
Japanese with English subtitles.
2019 | Dir Makoto Shinkai | 112min | Japan
The programme will also include our current BRIT School Showcase film Seeing Double (12A, 3 min), an eerie Year 12 short directed by Mitchell Bradshaw.