>>10271965>Why was the painting important?
Why is any painting important?>What was the Aunt's story? I know she's the protagonist of the novel but no-ones read that.
She could timeleap in her youth. It was implied by the movie. You don't need to know any more than that, and it's not important that you do. If you do want to know more: Read the book.>What's going to happen when Makoto and Chiaki meet in the future? Are they going to get together when he's in his teens and Makoto's an old wrinkly grandma?
They won't meet in the future. Ever.