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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On that trip, they have various stops where they meet strange sights, even more unusual fellow passengers and learn some lessons of life on their trip to the terminus of the Galactic Railroad. He then heads home, to deliver this news and some milk to his mother.

Archived from the original on The most prominent but controversial alteration made in the anime is that the main two characters and their classmates are depicted as cats. Night on the Galactic Railroad ver.

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The World of Kenji Miyazawa. The Fantastic Adventures of Unico Based on a famous Flemish novel.

After Miyazawa’s most beloved sister Toshi died inMiyazawa, in sorrow, went on a railroad trip to Sakhalin. The Aquaman star shares why this vengeful villain is a fan favorite. Giovanni then makes a promise to himself to stay strong throughout life, claiming that, no matter where he is, he and Campanella twtsudou always be together.

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The film contains a sequence of superbly realised vignettes that gradually paint the picture of Giovanni’s life at home; his ill mother and itinerant father, nk classmates and later the fantastical sights and stations he encounters on his one way ticket to the edge of the gibga.

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He heads to the town, only to discover that Zanelli has fallen into the river from a boat. Ranked Popularity Members 11, 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.

He started working on this novel soon afterwards inand this trip is said to be the basis of the story. Indeed if this was re-shot in live action, maybe in black and white and dubbed into French it would become a canonical post new-wave classic: Campanella voice Junko Hori Giovanni is a boy from a poor family, who works delivering papers to feed his sick mother who has contracted an unnamed disease.

You are commenting using your WordPress. Due to his adult responsibilities, Giovanni never has any free time and is ridiculed by his peers, making him something of a social outcast. Justin Sevakis of Anime News Network commented that the film was “a beautiful journey, albeit an ominous one.

The nine-chapter novel was posthumously published in as part of Complete Works of Kenji Miyazawa Vol. You are commenting using your Facebook account. Joining him in this trip is his friend Campanella. A boy with a mythical sword wants to protect a Norse village from an evil ice wizard and his minions, who destroyed his family’s village. Views Read Edit View history. Help improve our database by adding an ending theme here.

Haruomi Hosono Yellow Magic Orchestra. Train Conductor Shashou voice Takeshi Aono Retrieved from ” https: Ginga Tetsudou no Yoru: This page was last edited on 1 Decemberat The novel was adapted as a anime film of the same title, as well giga various stage musicals and plays.


The captions throughout the film are in Esperantopaying homage to Kenji Miyazawa who was strongly interested in the language. Please note that ‘Not yet aired’ titles are excluded.

A small poor boy lives with his caring grandfather in a small Flemish village in the 19th century Belgium, has a lovable pet dog, loves art and dreams of becoming a famous painter one day. Sign in with Facebook Other Sign in options.

Fantasy Railroad in the Stars. Also silent exchanges of expressions with relatively scarce dialog, focus on symbolic objects, and subtle camera movements are especially pleasant to watch.

Kuwashima Houko narrated the story. His kindly friend, Campanella, is the only one apart from his teacher, mother and sister, the latter two of whom are never actually seen who cares for him.

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Noticing that Campanella is all wet Giovanni asks what happened, and Campanella says he’s not sure but a flashback showing him drowning suggests otherwise. This is an illustrated book with music, launched in as an application for Apple Inc.