PG-13 | | Animation, Biography, Drama
A look at the life of Jiro Horikoshi, the man who designed Japanese fighter planes during World War II.
Many have speculated that the character of Castorp was inspired by the real life of Soviet spy Richard Sorge.
A flying door. You don't see that every day.
After Jiro tells Nahoko that he's finished designing his plane, he falls asleep. Nahoko removes his glasses and places them on the floor behind their heads. In the next shot, from behind their heads, there are no glasses on the floor.
Japanese, German, Italian, French
JPY 810,775,632 (Japan) (27 July 2013)
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