May is a gorgeous time of year and it often feels like it hangs in a delicate balance between a calm lull and the slow stirrings of spring. A perfect time for a beautiful, though sad, Pick for this month.
5 Centimeters per Second is a movie that follows the life of Tono Takaki as he falls in love, moves, grows up in a world full of changing technology and islands and summers and messages never sent until he reaches adulthood where his new responsibilities force him to re-evaluate what he wants out of his life. Directed by Makoto Shinkai, this movie is full of breathtaking settings that interweave with the realistic relationship dynamics and situations. If you love gorgeous films, this is one not to miss.
5 Centimeters per Second is a movie and is available in sub or dub form for free, legal viewing via Crunchyroll.
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