Description. Based on a short story by the popular children`s writer Kenji Miyazawa, Galactic Railroad offers viewers a slow-paced, dreamlike journey through. Ginga Tetsudou no Yoru. Night on the Galactic Railroad. Ever since I watched Spring and Chaos, I wanted to see another animated film based.

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The teacher then asks Campanella, but he intentionally does not answer in order to save Giovanni from even more ridicule from his peers.

Brotherhood 2 Kimi no Na wa. Find showtimes, watch trailers, browse photos, track your Watchlist and rate your favorite movies and TV shows on your phone or tablet! Together they meet peculiar passengers as they travel to an uncertain destination. Kenji Miyazawa’s Night on the Galactic Railroad A story about how joy and happiness can be the most powerful weapon ever. View all posts by Kitsune. Keep track of everything you watch; tell your friends.

Ginga Tetsudou no Yoru – Kitsune’s Thoughts

Let’s take a quick jog around memory lane and remember yogu anime you used to watch and enjoy as kids. To find out more, including how to control cookies, see here: Kuwashima Houko narrated the story. Add the first question. Teiten Kamera in Japanese.

Using the final fourth draft of Miyazawa’s original as the source text, this version is made up of pages, an unusually large number for a picture book. One of the most interesting aspects of the film is the contrast of religions.


The Dog of Flanders None found, add some. Old Woman voice Chikao Ohtsuka Final Captain Tsubasa: This page was last edited on 1 Decemberat Giovanni knows that there are stars, but cannot give a thorough answer.

Tired after a hard day’s work, Giovanni lies down on top of a hill. Noticing that Campanella is all wet Giovanni asks what happened, and Campanella says he’s not sure but a flashback showing him drowning suggests teysudou.

Giovanni responds no, and heads home to begin another long, lonely night of work at the local paper. Giovanni sulks as he accepts that he cannot giinga to the festival because of his responsibilities at home. The characters are depicted as cats, presumably to avoid the problems of animating humans. It follows through the episodes in the novel rather briefly. Based upon the short children’s work of the same name by Kenji Miyazawa the tale is ostensibly of a young cats Giovanni coming to terms with death by means of a surrealist adventure along the titular Galactic Railroad.

Archived from the original on November 15, In the language, the film is called Nokto de la Galaksia Fervojo.

Ginga Tetsudou no Yoru

Worried, Giovanni heads toward the river, in fear of what he already knows. On the night of a cat village’s Festival of the Stars, a kitten and his friend go on an celestial journey on a magical space locomotive. I think Spring and Chaos I had similar sentiment, although the animation is much more gingaa and immaginative in hallucination sequences. Trivia The main characters are depicted as cats, with some humans serving in supporting roles. On the night of a festival, Giovanni embarks a train that takes him across the Milky Way.


The middle part of the novel was never completed but was published as it is nevertheless. They are envious of little Unico’s power to bring The subtitled version played irregularly on the Canadian station Space in and on The play also includes some lines by Professor Burukaniro, which appear only in the first three versions of the novel.

Was this review helpful to you? Giovanni is a boy from a poor family, who works delivering papers to feed his sick mother who has contracted an unnamed disease. All text in the movie ginta written in Esperanto and the locations on Earth are reminiscent of small town medieval Europe. Also silent exchanges of expressions with relatively scarce dialog, focus ginta symbolic objects, and subtle camera movements are especially pleasant to watch. He was saved by Campanella who went into the water, but Campanella had not yet surfaced and is missing.

The World of Kenji Miyazawa. Making the characters anthropomorphic animals, on the other hand, maintained the epic and surreal scale of the story. Giovanni then makes a promise to himself to stay strong throughout life, claiming yru, no matter where he is, he and Campanella will always be together.

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