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火垂るの墓 8.4

In the final months of World War II, 14-year-old Seita and his sister Setsuko are orphaned when their mother is killed during an air raid in Kobe, Japan. After a falling out with their aunt, they move into an abandoned bomb shelter. With no surviving relatives and their emergency rations depleted, Seita and Setsuko struggle to survive.

  Genre   Production Release
  • Animation
  • Drama
  • War
  • Studio Ghibli
16 Apr 1988

Cast

Tsutomu Tatsumi
(Seita (voice))
Ayano Shiraishi
(Setsuko (voice))
Yoshiko Shinohara
(Mother (voice))