GIRL WHO LEAPT THROUGH TIME (THE)

When 17-year-old Makoto Konno gains the ability to, quite literally, “leap” backwards through time, she immediately sets about improving her grades and preventing personal mishaps. However, she soon realises that changing the past isn’t as simple as it seems, and eventually, will have to rely on her new powers to shape the future of herself and her friends.

Annecy International Animation Film Festival, 2006
Special Distinction for Feature Film

Sitges International Film Festival, 2006
Best Animated Feature

New York International Children’s Film Festival, 2007

Chicago International Film Festival, 2007

Pusan International Film Festival, 2006

Tokyo Anime Awards, 2007
Best Feature Animation, Best Director, 
Achievement in Art Direction, Best Character Design

Japan Academy Awards, 2007
Animation of the Year

By the acclaimed director of
Summer Wars, 
The Wolf Children, Ame and Yuki
The Boy and the Beast

IMDB: 7,9 from 37,331

Rotten Tomatoes: 87% Positive Reviews

“The Girl Who Lept Through Time is a wonderfully touching, funny and captivating movie... Definitely Highly Recommended !”
TWITCH

“I honestly can’t think of a movie which has better animated contemporary backgrounds.”
TWITCH

“The film is rich and observant in the manner of the great Hayao Miyazaki Spirited Away and his Studio Ghibli colleagues Isao Takahata (Only Yesterday) and Yoshifumi Kondou (Whisper of the Heart).”
THE BOSTON GLOBE

Mamoru Hosoda
2006 | Japan | Adventure, Family | 98'

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