New Farm Cinemas, The Elizabeth & Red Hill Cinemas. Advance Screening: Tue 5 Dec, 7 PM at New Farm.
A young boy named Mahito yearning for his mother ventures into a world shared by the living and the dead. There, death comes to an end, and life finds a new beginning.
Miyazaki's first feature film in ten years, The Boy and the Heron is a hand-drawn, original story written and directed by the Academy Award®-winning director. Produced by Studio Ghibli co-founder Toshio Suzuki, the film features a musical score from Miyazaki's long-time collaborator Joe Hisaishi.