The Wind Rises

Opens Sunday, June 14th, 2020 Runtime: 2hr 6min Rated: PG-13
Barnstorm Theater Event Cinema

Showtimes for Barnstorm Theater:

6/14/20
12:55pm

STUDIO GHIBLI FEST 2020

Jiro dreams of flying and designing beautiful airplanes, inspired by the famous Italian aeronautical designer Caproni. Nearsighted from a young age and unable to be a pilot, Jiro joins a major Japanese engineering company in 1927 and becomes one of the world’s most innovative and accomplished airplane designers. The film chronicles much of his life, depicting key historical events, including the Great Kanto Earthquake of 1923, the Great Depression, the tuberculosis epidemic and Japan’s plunge into war. Jiro meets and falls in love with Nahoko, and grows and cherishes his friendship with his colleague Honjo.