Release dateJune 1, 1991 (1991-06-01) WriterYuhei Enoki, Osamu Murakami NominationsJapan Academy Prize for Outstanding Achievement in Film Editing Similar moviesKakashi (2001), Sweet Little Lies (2009), Bu Su (1987), School Wars: Hero (2004), The Whispering of the Gods
Manatsu no Chikyū(真夏の地球) is a 1991 Japanese youth drama film directed by Osamu Murakami. It was released in Japan on June 1, 1991.
At the 1st Japan Film Professional Awards, it won the award for best film and Osamu Murakami won the award for best director. At the 15th Japan Academy Prize, Yoshiyuki Okuhara was nominated for Best Film Editing.