The Boy and the Heron

From Sat 10 to Sun 25 Feb

Ten years after his last feature, the maestro of Japanese anime and Oscar winner Hayao Miyazaki returns for yet another vibrant and imaginative tour de force. This semi-autobiographical film finds 12-year-old Mahito having to move to the countryside with his father where fitting in proves difficult. When he crosses path with a local heron who has the ability to speak, he embarks on a fantastic journey through grief, life, friendship and creation.

The Boy and the Heron won the award for Best animated film at the 2024 BAFTAs




Relaxed Screening

A special relaxed screening designed for children with sensory difficulties is organised on 25 February

This film has been certified 12A. Please note, all customers aged 12 must be accompanied by an adult during the screening. Any customers under the age of 12 will not be permitted. Many thanks for your understanding.