The story of the high school students Mikako Nagamine and Noboru Terao. When the alien Tarsians attack, Mikako volunteers to be a pilot in the space force that will protect mankind. The lovers try to remain in contact using cellular telephone text messages, but as each battle takes Mikako further from the Earth, each message takes longer to arrive. Will their love stand the tests of time and distance? Written by
Patrick Graydon <email@example.com>
A love story that transcends time and space
Did You Know?
This film was written, directed and produced entirely by Makoto Shinkai
on his Power Mac G4. Makoto and his wife, Miko provided the voice acting for the working dub (A second Japanese dub was later created for the DVD release with professional voice actors). See more
You know, Noboru, I have a lot of things I reminisce about, After all, I have nothing here. For example, you know: For example, things like summer, clouds and like cold rain... Things like the smell of a fall breeze. Like the sound of rain drops hitting an umbrella... Like the softness of spring soil... Like the feeling of peace at the convenience store in the middle of the night... And then, you know, like the cool wind after school... Like the smell of chalkboard erasers... Like the sound of ...
Through the Years and Far Away (Hello Little Star)
Music by Tenmon
Lyrics by K. Juno
Performance by Ai Miyoko See more