Eri Inui is a college student looking to become an animator. She has been studying art since she was a little girl and is a cut above her peers as a painter. So far, she has not found a publisher who would take her under his/her wing.
However, one day, a distant relative moves to the area, and Souta moves in with them. Souta is an aspiring violinist trying to practice in his new place. Eri sees several similar characteristics in her grandson, Souta. But how will she cope with a 13-year-old boy who is pursuing his dream of becoming a director?