When Dai Miyamoto discovers jazz, his life takes a drastic turn. As a former high school basketball player, he switches gears and dedicates himself to mastering the saxophone. He leaves his quiet hometown and immerses himself in the lively jazz scene of Tokyo. However, he soon realizes that being a professional musician is not an easy path. Despite the challenges, Dai’s determination pays off when he convinces the talented pianist Yukinori to join him and convinces his friend Shunji to learn the drums. Together, they form a new jazz trio with a raw and energetic sound that quickly gains recognition from local audiences. But what does it truly take to become a great musician?
From director Yuzuru Tachikawa (Mob Psycho 100) and based on the award-winning manga, Blue Giant is a moving ode to the power of music and the artist, featuring electric performances and a stunning jazz soundtrack.