Grave of the Fireflies (火垂るの墓, Hotaru no haka) is a 1988 Japanese animated drama film written and directed by Isao Takahata and animated by Studio Ghibli. It is based on the 1967 semi-autobiographical novel of the same name by Akiyuki Nosaka. It is commonly considered an anti-war film, but this interpretation has been challenged by some critics and by the director. The film stars Tsutomu Tatsumi, Ayano Shiraishi, Yoshiko Shinohara and Akemi Yamaguchi. Set in the city of Kobe, Japan, the…
The Firefly Tree - Eternal Life Cycle - Giclee Print
Julia Watkins - Energism - The firefly represents a sense of magic, a richness of never-ending life and illumination of the soul. When we see fireflies as children, we run and dance in excitement … a feeling of pure wonder that such a thing would exist. As adults it represents more … an accumulation of bright shining beings that changes a “spooky” night into something altogether enchanting.
Perfect Couple’s Retreat at the UK’s Rustic Firefly Tiny House - Crossing the big pond to visit the UK is on our bucket list and we’ve already found where we’re going to stay! The Firefly is a rustic tiny house located in Cornwall sitting in a lush and private setting. The beautiful home is rented out through Unique Home Stays for around $2,400 a week and sleeps two so this isn’t your ideal family destination but it’s perfect for a romantic retreat or solo getaway.