Grave of the Fireflies
Released
1988
Directed by
Isao Takahata
Produced by
Toru Hara
John Ledford
David Del Rio
Screenplay by
Isao Takahata
Actors
Yoshiko Shinohara
Akemi Yamaguchi
Ayano Shiraishi
Tsutomu Tatsumi
Genres
Animation
Anime
War film
Family
Drama
Category
Film

Grave of the Fireflies

Grave of the Fireflies is a 1988 Japanese animated drama film written and directed by Isao Takahata and animated by Studio Ghibli. It is based on the 1967 semi-autobiographical novel Grave of the Fireflies by Akiyuki Nosaka. The film stars Tsutomu Tatsumi, Ayano Shiraishi, Yoshiko Shinohara and Akemi Yamaguchi. Set in the city of Kobe, Japan, the film tells the story of two siblings, Seita and Setsuko, and their desperate struggle to survive during the final months of WWII. Grave of the ... more on Wikipedia

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