In This Corner of the World

In This Corner of the World Release Date: August 11, 2017

An empowering coming-of-age tale set against the backdrop of World War II, the animated film In This Corner of the World is a captivating story about the resilience and triumph of the human spirit. Based on the award-winning Japanese manga by Fumiyo Kouno, In This Corner of the World is written and directed by Sunao Katabuchi and produced by GENCO and Japanese animation studio MAPPA.

Bolstered by emotionally resonant storytelling and exquisite hand-drawn animation, this acclaimed animated feature recently won the coveted Animation of the Year award at this year’s 40th Japan Academy Prize.

In This Corner Of The World is based on the award-winning manga by Fumiyo Kouno.

In This Corner of the World Trailer

Starring: NonMegumi HanYoshimasa HosoyaNatsuki InabaNanase IwaiMinori OmiDaisuke OnoTengai ShibuyaMayumi ShintaniShigeru Ushiyama
Genres: AnimationDramaHistoryWar
Directed By: Sunao Katabuchi
Runtime: 128 minutes
Studio: Shout Factory
MPAA Rating PG-13