Josee, The Tiger and The Fish
The latest Japanese anime film to capture the hearts of anime fans is a
captivating and feel-good tale.
Tsuneo, an ordinary college student and avid diver, unexpectedly becomes the caretaker of a wheelchair-bound young woman in order to raise money for this dream to go diving in Mexico. This young woman, who calls herself Josee after her favourite book character, is sullen and demanding but as Tsuneo helps Josee interact with the outside world and learns more about Josee’s unique perspective, their feelings grow into love. The two begin to support each other in ways beyond romance.
From BONES the studio behind My Hero Academia and Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood.
Director: Kotaro Tamura
Cast: Taishi Nakagawa, Kaya Kiyohara, Yume Miyamoto, Kazuyuki Okitsu, Lynn, Chiemi Matsutera
Genre: Animation | Drama | Romance
Consumer Advice: Mild Themes
Run time: 1h 38m
Language: Japanese (English Subtitles)
Year of Release: 2021
Gourmet toasties and warming soup will be available for purchase at Melts from 5.15pm – 8.15pm. The Bar and Candy Bar will be open for snack and drink service from doors open. Come early or stick around after your film to make the most of your visit.