Suzu is a 17-year-old high school student living in a rural village with her father. For years, she has only been a shadow of herself. One day, she enters “U,” a virtual world of 5 billion members on the internet. There, she is not Suzu anymore but Belle, a world-famous singer. She soon meets with a mysterious creature. Together, they embark on a journey of adventures, challenges and love, in their quest of becoming who they truly are. The film comes from Studio Chizu and Mamoru Hosoda, the Academy Award nominated director of Wolf Children and Mirai.
"A beautifully observed, dazzlingly animated sci-fi fairy tale" ★★★★★ - Robbie Colin, The Daily Telegraph
This screening will feature Japanese language audio and English subtitles and include an introduction from Satori Screen's Peter Munford. Tickets for further Japanese language screenings (which will not be introduced) can be purchased here. English language audio screenings can be booked here.
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