Hayao Miyazaki completes new animation film
NHK -- Jun 24
Animation film director Hayao Miyazaki has completed his first new movie in five years.

"Kaze Tachinu" or The Wind Is Rising, focuses on the life of Jiro Horikoshi. He designed the famous Zero fighter plane for the defunct Japanese Imperial Army during World War Two.

Miyazaki told a news conference on Monday in Tokyo that he wanted to depict the inner struggles of a man who lived through difficult times following the 1923 Great Kanto Earthquake and the outbreak of war.

Source: NHK
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