Director Hiromasa Yonebayashi
Arrietty is based on The Borrowers by Mary Norton and has been produced by Studio Ghibli who won the Oscar for Best Animated Feature for Spirited Away in 2001. The animation follows 14-year-old Arrietty and her family who live beneath the floorboards of a sprawling mansion set in a magical, overgrown garden in the suburbs of Tokyo.
Tom plays Sho, a 12-year-old boy, who moves into the mansion while he waits for urgent medical treatment in the city. Arrietty develops an unexpected friendship with Sho and as the two begin to confide in each other a special relationship begins to blossom.