The Wind Rises


The Wind Rises is the 11th animated theatrical film directed by Hayao Miyazaki at Studio Ghibli. Based on Miyazaki’s own manga and the 1937 short novel of the same name by Tatsuo Hori, this is the story of Jirō Horikoshi, the aircraft engineer most remembered for his design work on the Mitsubishi A6M Reisen “Zero”, Japan’s famous World War II fighter aircraft.

Release Date: November 8th, 2013
  • Writer Hayao Miyazaki
  • Director Hayao Miyazaki
  • English Language Version
  • Exec Producers Frank Marshall
  • Writer Mike Jones
  • Director Gary Rydstrom
  • Cast Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Emily Blunt, John Krasinski, Martin Short, Stanley Tucci, Mandy Patinkin, William H. Macy