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April 14: Family filmgoer

Ages 10 and older

From Up on Poppy Hill (91 min., PG) A feature-length animation about high school romance in Japan, in 1963. The story is by master animator Hayao Miyazaki. It’s directed by his son Goro Miyazaki. Both young lovers have experienced loss and grief. In addition, the adults around them have dark memories of World War II.

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