Welcome to MUBI

A hand picked selection of the best films for just $4.99 a month

Grave of the Fireflies

Hotaru no haka

directed by Isao Takahata
Japan 1988
  • 89 min
4.3
4,955 Ratings

Synopsis

In the aftermath of a World War II bombing, two orphaned children struggle to survive in the Japanese countryside. To Seita and his four-year old sister, the helplessness and indifference of their countrymen is even more painful than the enemy raids.