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151 Ratings

April Story

Shigatsu monogatari

Directed by Shunji Iwai
Japan, 1998


Uzuki Nireno, a shy girl from the countryside of northern Hokkaidō leaves her family and gets on a train bound for Tokyo so she can attend the university of her choice; to be near the boy she fell in love with, who moved to Tokyo from her hometown.

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April Story
Directed by Shunji Iwai

Awards & Festivals

Pusan International Film Festival

1998 | Winner: Audience Award

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