Weathering With You Picked as Japan's Best International Feature Film for Oscar Entry
Photo Credit: CoMix Wave Films

Weathering With You is the Japanese section for the best global component film classification at the 2020 Oscars, new reports affirm Japan’s choice to pick Shinkai’s most recent film Weathering With You as its International Feature Film pick.

It is the first run through since Hayao Miyazaki’s Princess Mononoke in 1998 that Japan has chosen an anime in the best universal element film class, known as the best unknown dialect film until a year ago.

Weathering With You Picked as Japan's Best International Feature Film for Oscar Entry
Photo Credit: CoMix Wave Films

As of now, Weathering With You is getting a charge out of enormous accomplishment in Japan as screenings air around the nation. The has passed the $100 million objectives in the cinema world which makes Weathering With You the principal motion picture to do as such since Your Name appeared in 2016.

Similarly, as with Shinkai’s last film, the two primary heroes are a youngster and lady, one from Tokyo and one from the wide open, and it includes otherworldly components. It likewise observes Japanese band Radwimps again on the soundtrack and the arrival of maker Genki Kawamura. In Weathering With You, adolescent kid Hodaka moves to the huge city and meets Hina, a youngster with the capacity to change the climate, when Japan is experiencing exorbitant precipitation.

Shinkai affirmed that the film will get an overall discharge, and discharges have just been chosen for North America, Europe, Asia, and South America.

Toronto International Film Festival will have the North American debut of Weathering With You as a major aspect of its Special Presentations class. The film is qualified to win the Audience Award. The 44th TIFF will be held at theaters in Toronto, Ontario from September 5 to 15.

GKIDS portrays the film:

“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 strong­willed girl possesses a strange and wonderful ability: the power to stop the rain and clear the sky…”


(c) Makoto Shinkai, / “Weathering With You” Production Committee