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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Kenji Miyazawa’s Night on the Galactic Railroad () – IMDb

Together they meet peculiar passengers as they travel to an uncertain destination. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Ranked Popularity Members 11, Slowly, the mood of the trek shifts from excited ginha childlike to desperate and profound. The characters are depicted as cats, presumably to avoid the problems of animating humans. Giovanni sulks as he accepts that he cannot go to the festival because of his responsibilities at home. Night on the Galactic Railroad in Japanese. Horu the characters anthropomorphic animals, on the other hand, maintained the epic and surreal scale of the story.

Night on the Galactic Railroad – Wikipedia

Trivia The main characters are depicted as cats, with some humans serving in supporting roles. This is an illustrated book with music, launched in as an application for Apple Inc.


Kaoru hinga Yoshie Shimamura Retrieved 6 November A young unicorn is ordered to be taken from his home by the gods. Edit Anime Information What would you like to edit? He was saved by Campanella who went into the water, but Campanella had not yet surfaced and is missing.

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You are commenting using your Facebook account. Some of the major themes of the story are self-sacrifice, compassion, death, and search for happiness.

Ginga Tetsudou no Yoru

After meeting on a stormy night, a goat Mei and a wolf Gabu become sworn friends. Givoanni no haha voice Shun Yashiro All text in the movie is written in Esperanto and the locations on Earth are reminiscent twtsudou small town medieval Europe. Edit Opening Theme No opening themes have been added to this title.

This page was last edited on 1 Decemberat He started working on this novel soon afterward inand this trip is said to be the basis of the story. Joining him in this trip is his friend Campanella.

Train Conductor Shashou voice Takeshi Aono The middle part of the novel was never completed but was published as it is nevertheless.


The stations he visits in various constellations, like the planets explored by St.

Before they can come to blows, the bell rings and class ends. Dec 30, 6: Worried, Giovanni heads toward the river, in fear of what he already knows.

Apple Japan has recommended the Japanese version as an educational application. Toru most tetusdou and humans leave the train to enter heaven, the protagonists continue their journey to the center of the galaxy.

An innocent lamb learns about life and death when he seeks revenge upon the wolf who slaughtered his mother. Children who were on a ship that crashed into an iceberg possibly Titanic get on the train at Aquilasuggesting that the train is transporting its passengers to the afterlife. Giovanni is a boy from a poor family, who works delivering papers to feed his sick mother who has contracted an unnamed disease.