Wednesday, October 30, 2019

2019 Makoto Shinkai film Weathering With You (天気の子) in Pittsburgh, January 15.

The Southside Works Cinema has announced it will show the 2019 Japanese film Weathering With You (天気の子) next January. From the distributor:
GKIDS proudly presents the highly-anticipated new film from director Makoto Shinkai and producer Genki Kawamura, the creative team behind the critically-acclaimed, global smash hit Your Name. 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…
Tickets and other theater information will not be available until November 15.