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A Silent Voice

聲の形 | Koe no katachi

Directed by Naoko Yamada
Japan, 2016
Animation, Romance


Ishida Shouya bullies a deaf girl, Nishimiya Shouko, to the point that she transfers to another school. As a result, he is ostracized and bullied himself with no friends to speak of and no plans for the future.
This is the story of his path to redemption.

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A Silent Voice Directed by Naoko Yamada

Awards & Festivals

Asia Pacific Screen Awards

2017 | Nominee: Best Animated Feature Film

Awards of the Japanese Academy

2017 | Nominee: Best Animation Film

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