From the archive
This film was last shown on 15 November 2018
When four-year-old Kun meets his new baby sister, his world is turned upside down. Named Mirai (meaning "future"), the baby quickly wins the hearts of Kun's entire family. As his mother returns to work, and his father struggles to run the household, Kun becomes increasingly jealous of baby Mirai... until one day he storms off into the garden, where he encounters strange guests from the past and future -- including his sister Mirai, as a teenager. Together, Kun and teenage Mirai go on a journey through time and space, uncovering their family's incredible story. The epic capstone of director Mamoru Hosoda's (The Girl Who Leapt Through Time, The Boy and the Beast, Wolf Children) career, Mirai is a sumptuous, magical, and emotionally soaring adventure about the ties that bring families together and make us who we are.
Screenings before 5pm will be dubbed in the English language; screenings after 5pm will be in Japanese with English subtitles.
- Mamoru Hosoda
- 1 hour 38 minutes
- Haru Kuroki