Mai Mai Miracle (Mai Mai Sinko to Sen-nen no Maho)
Mayuko Fukuda, Nako Mizusawa, Ei Morisako, Manami Honjo / Animation / Japanese
A beautifully rendered, fantastical animated epic from Japan.
The work of a former assistant director to the great Hayao Miyazaki, this lovely tale of friendship and imagination will entrance children and adults alike. Inspired by her grandfather’s stories, young Shinko embarks on wild flights of fancy about the history of the little town she lives in. But dreams can’t fend off the realities of growing up...
Note: this film is suitable for children, but does have some scary scenes. It is certificated 12A.
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