Gushu, a cellist, doesn’t feel anything for music. Fortunately, he meets some special friends that will make change his mind.
Directed by Isao Takahata, who later founded Ghibli Studio with Miyasaki. The plot is an adaptation of a short novel from the thirties in which a young cellist, not very gifted for music, is visited by several animals in his house whereas voluntarily rehearses to improve. A tender and temperamental film that exudes a sweet moral.