In commemoration of the release (November 11) of Makoto Shinkai’s latest work “Suzume no Tojimemari, “5 Centimeters Per Second” and “Kotonoha no Niwa” directed by Shinkai will be screened in NTV’s “Eiga Tengoku” (Kanto Local). ), it has been decided that it will be broadcast as a double feature from 1:59 am to 4:00 am on October 25. In addition, “Your Name.” will be broadcast on the 28th of the same month on “Friday Road Show.”
“5 Centimeters Per Second” was released in 2007 by director Shinkai, who was attracting attention as an animation artist for the new era with his commercial debuts “Voices of a Distant Star” (2002) and “The Promised Place over the Clouds” (2004). Finally, work was sent out into the world.
A three-episode anime series depicts a boy and a girl who are attracted to each other but are separated as soon as they graduate from elementary school until they become adults. Masayoshi Yamazaki’s theme song “One more time, One more chance” was used impressively and was highly acclaimed at domestic and international film awards.
[ Synopsis of “5 Centimeters Per Second”] Takaki Tohno and Akari Shinohara separated when they graduated from elementary school. Despite the unique feelings that existed between the two of them, only time passed. One day, in heavy snowfall, Takaki finally goes to see Akari.
“Okasho” depicts the day when Takaki and Akari reunite, “Cosmonaut” depicts Takaki from another person’s point of view after that, and the title work “5 centimeters per second” cuts out the wandering of their souls. The book tells the story of the two.
Voice cast: Kenji Mizuhashi (as Takaki Tohno), Yoshimi Kondo (as Akari Shinohara/Girls’ Generation), Ayaka Onoe (as Akari Shinohara/adult), Reimi Hanamura (as Kanae Sumita)