A teenage girl finds that she has the ability to leap through time. She tries to use her newfound power to her advantage, but soon finds that tampering with time can lead to some rather discomforting results. —IMDb
Mamoru Hosoda (細田 守, Hosoda Mamoru, born on September 19, 1967, Nakaniikawa District, Toyama) is a Japanese animator and director who has worked for Madhouse since 2005. So far he has directed The Girl Who Leapt Through Time and Summer Wars. He is currently working on his third feature film, The Wolf Children Ame and Yuki.
Hosoda was commissioned by Studio Ghibli to direct Howl’s Moving Castle but left the project during the early production stages.
Hosoda studied oil painting at the Kanazawa College of Art. —Wikipedia