True Tears is a solid YA drama with a realistic storyline sensitively animated by veteran director Junji Nishimura whose resumé includes such titles as Simoun and You’reUnder Arrest. True Tears tells the story of an aspiring picture book author, Shinichiro Nakagami, who meets Noe Isurugi, an eccentric girl who has lost the ability to cry
which marks the beginning of inevitable and irreversible changes in their lives. Set in a provincial Japanese city, True Tears is the tale of a group of adolescents and their tribulations.
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