NIGHT ON THE GALACTIC RAILROAD
Director: Gisaburō Sugii Run Time: 108 min. Release Year: 1985 Language: Japanese
Starring: Ayumi Ishijo, Chika Sakamoto, Junko Hori, Kaori Nakahara, Mayumi Tanaka
Giovanni currently lives a dreary life of near non-stop work. At school, his peers ridicule him incessantly, and his employer at work is distant and cold. As his isolation from society becomes unbearable, he suddenly finds himself on a train heading far away from his miserable home. Accompanied by Campanella, an acquaintance from school, Giovanni embarks on a journey that will define the rest of his life.