Hitomi is depressed. So depressed that she sleeps all the time, even in class. Friends try to cheer her up, but nothing works. Hitomi dreams of fading away. Then one day, her wish is answered when a mysterious kindred spirit from another world appears, telling her that she is "the wing goddess," and whisking her away to the fantastical land of Gaia.
There she meets the handsome young King Van and learns that she alone has the power to summon Escaflowne - a warrior/protector that can end the fierce conflict that has been raging between the forces of light and dark...
DVD Features: English and Japanese Dolby Digital 5.1 Audio, Japanese DTS Audio, Overlapping Realtime Storyboards, Isolated Score Audio Track.
Spoken Languages: English, Japanese, English subtitles.