Wolf Children

MOVIE · 2012
4.35
Wolf Children
  • JP: おおかみこどもの雨と雪
  • Synonyms: The Wolf Children Ame and Yuki
  • Total:1
  • Status: completed
  • Aired: Jul 21, 2012
  • Duration: 1 hr. 57 min.
  • Rating: PG - Children
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Wolf Children

MOVIE · 2012
4.35
FantasySlice of Life

Hana, a hard-working college student, falls in love with a mysterious man who attends one of her classes though he is not an actual student. As it turns out, he is not truly human either. On a full moon night, he transforms, revealing that he is the last werewolf alive. Despite this, Hana's love remains strong, and the two ultimately decide to start a family. Hana gives birth to two healthy children—Ame, born during rainfall, and Yuki, born during snowfall—both possessing the ability to turn into wolves, a trait inherited from their father. All too soon, however, the sudden death of her lover devastates Hana's life, leaving her to raise a peculiar family completely on her own. The stress of raising her wild-natured children in a densely populated city, all while keeping their identity a secret, culminates in a decision to move to the countryside, where she hopes Ame and Yuki can live a life free from the judgments of society. Wolf Children is the heartwarming story about the challenges of being a single mother in an unforgiving modern world. [Written by MAL Rewrite]