Nonoko is a little girl who is about to go to sleep, until she spots a spirit, who has longed for Nonoko to notice him, in the shadows beyond her open door. Nonoko follows this spirit into a beautiful dreamy world filled with many colors. Flying through the air she encounters many different things from birds, to flowers, to a couple of odd looking fish, in a world that she must somehow revive all by herself.
Short Overview: Tobira o Akete (1995, not to be confused with a film with the same name from 1986) is about a young girl named Nonoko who, as she's about to fall asleep, discovers that the shadows on her wall look like a person. Story: The story of Tobira o Akete is a very brief one, at just 9 minutes long. Unfortunately an actual story barely exists - Nonoko is whisked away by a shadow person into... read more