Makoto Shinkai has become called as the new Hayao Miyazaki after his massive success with the film Your Name. Undoubtedly after the movie, you have come to wonder if there are much more Makoto Shinkai movies like this. The good news for you that Shinkai created a few more full-length and short films that would meet your needs.
The Garden of Words
The film’s artwork is equally or even more dazzling than the movie Your Name. Shinkai surely went all out for this film. The story may not as complicated as Your Name but it provides an engaging story between Takao and Yukari.
5 Centimeters per Second
The characters miss each other which is a them that is present in Your Name but can be obstructed by distance.
The Place Promised in Our Early Days
You get to encounter each of the three character’s stories and involved with them deeply. Just like Your Name, this film is about two people separated by distance through different dimensions.
Children Who Chase Lost Voices
The story talks about loss and loneliness as well, that might remind you of story from Your Name.
Voice of a Distant Star
It is really a story about deep desire and the pain of it, the same element contained in Your Name.
A family’s relationship grows apart through time. This only 6-minutes heartwarming film will show you the story of how a family is reunited through the family cat.
She and Her Cat
It is a short 4-minute film with a story shown through the cat viewpoint, Chobi, who is adopted by an unknown human name. The film includes heartwarming scenes shared by Chobi and his owner.