The Girl Who Leapt Through Time [時をかける少女]


Directed By: Mamoru Hosoda

December 4, 2006 / Japanese / 98 min

Mamoru Hosoda’s third feature film combines an angsty coming-of-age teen romance with a time travelling adventure. Showcasing Mamoru’s distinctive style of hand-drawn characters against lavishly animated backdrops, the film won Japan’s Animation Grand Award in 2006.

For a preview of this film, listen to “From the Booth” a podcast sponsored by International Cinema hosted by co-directors Chip Oscarson and Marc Yamada Fall 2019, Episode 13.


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Screened Semesters:

  • 2019 Fall