The movie «Suzume no Tojimari» (Suzume’s Door-Locking) opened on November 11 in theaters in Japan, the director makoto shinkai He thanked the public that went to see the film in its first performances through his official twitter account.
And as expected, the film has already received its first impressions, some positive and also some warnings from viewers.
And what do we mean by warnings, as some may remember in March 2011 the earthquake occurred in the region of Tohoku in Japanwhich devastated a large area of the northeast coast causing serious damage and loss of life.
In the film there are scenes about earthquakes and earthquake alarms, so as mentioned by a user of the social network Twitterand also in the official page of the film, warns what for those who have stress or anxiety about what happened in March 2011, refrain from seeing the film or take certain precautions.
At the same time, this user comments that he wanted to go with a colleague to see it and that he sincerely appreciates that the official page has clarified this situation so that there are no misunderstandings and that people do not suffer any decompensation when seeing it in the cinema.
And that is why many times the directors or authors of some works clarify this type of matter because many of the spectators feel very identified and can open emotional wounds, as mentioned by the user of Twitter in your post.
And with regard to criticism in general, we will see what is said in a few weeks and at the same time we hope that it will reach the West as quickly as possible so that we can appreciate one of the great works of makoto shinkaiwhich more than once has brought us a tear and also a lot of happiness.
Synopsis for Suzume no Tojimari:
On the other side of the door, there was time in its entirety
17-year-old Suzume’s journey begins in a quiet town in Kyushu when she suddenly comes across a young man who tells her, «I’m looking for a door.» What Suzume finds is a single weathered door that stands amidst the ruins as if protected from whatever catastrophe befalls. Seemingly mesmerized by her power, Suzume reaches for the knob…
Gates begin to open one after another throughout Japan, unleashing destruction on anyone who is nearby. Suzume must close these portals to prevent further disaster.
the morning sky
Within that realm, it was as if all time had melted into the sky.
Drawn to this mysterious gate, Suzume’s journey is about to begin.