A lifelong love of flight inspires Japanese aviation engineer Jiro Horikoshi, whose storied career includes the creation of the A-6M World War II fighter plane.
- Genre: Drama, Animation, War, Romance
- Studio: Wild Bunch, Toho, dentsu, Nippon Television Network Corporation, Studio Ghibli, Hakuhodo DY Media Partners, d-rights, The Walt Disney Company Japan
- Keyword: japan, flying, world war ii, earthquake, airplane, biography, great depression, pacific war, love, tuberculosis, anime
- Cast: Hideaki Anno, Hidetoshi Nishijima, Miori Takimoto, Masahiko Nishimura, Stephen Alpert, Mansai Nomura