This short film follows Takao Akizuki, a 15-year-old amateur shoemaker who often skips class to practice. With an unsupported and broken family, he enjoys visiting the Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden when it rains to find peace and to restore his shoes in solitude. On a rainy day, he meets a mysterious 27-year-old woman named Yukino. Both are looking for a friend, they want to unconsciously meet on rainy mornings and it will soon be a tradition between the two. While Takao omits his lessons to design shoes, Yukino avoids the work due to deep personal problems. When Takao learns of Yukino's identity, they get closer and learn that they have taught each other to "walk". Shinaki perfectly shows feelings of longing and sadness, with only a glimmer of hope in this melancholy masterpiece.
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