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In This Corner of the World

Kono sekai no katasumi ni

Directed by Sunao Katabuchi
Japan, 2016
Animation, Drama, History


Set in Hiroshima during World War II, an eighteen-year-old girl gets married and now has to prepare food for her family despite the rationing and lack of supplies. As she struggles with the daily loss of life’s amenities she still has to maintain the will to live.

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In This Corner of the World Directed by Sunao Katabuchi

Awards & Festivals

Village Voice Film Poll

2017 | Nominee: Best Animated Film

Edinburgh International Film Festival

2017 | Nominee: Best International Feature Film

Los Angeles Film Festival

2017 | Nominee: Best Film

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