Tag Archive: Jiro Horikoshi

May Movies: The Wind Rises

Hayao Miyazaki, 2013, 127 min. In Japanese with English subtitles Miyazaki’s final film is a fictionalized biography of aeronautics engineer Jiro Horikoshi who, too nearsighted to become a pilot, dedicated his life to building the perfect flying machine. Episodes from Jiro’s life, … Continue reading →