I always knew everything bagels would cause the heat death of the universe.
Everytime I revisit this film I am eventually left a complete emotional mess. The transience of the film is as heartbreaking at its ending as it is beautiful for its duration. The Wind Rises revels in the temporary celebration of life, creation and love that has yet to be captured in any other film I have seen.
As expected from Miyazaki, the animation is breathtaking. Despite the grounded setting and subject matter, he still finds ways to bring his animation…