The Wind Rises (Dub) Episode 1
The Wind Rises (Dub)
Summary: Jirou dreams of flying and designing beautiful airplanes, inspired by the famous Italian aeronautical designer Caproni. Nearsighted from a young age and thus unable to become a pilot, Jirou joins the aircraft division of a major Japanese engineering company in 1927. His genius is soon recognized, and he grows to become one of the world`s most accomplished airplane designers.
Key historical events deeply affected the course of Jirou`s life, including the great Kanto earthquake of 1923, the Great Depression, the tuberculosis epidemic, and Japan`s plunge into war. He meets and falls in love with Naoko, grows and cherishes his friendship with his colleague Honjou, and innovates…Continue reading