Sweet Blue Flowers (TV)

Have you seen this? want to / seen some / seen all

[ adapted from Aoi Hana (manga) ]

Alternative title:
Aoi Hana (Japanese)
青い花 (Japanese)
青之花 (Chinese (Taiwan))
Genres: drama, romance
Plot Summary: Fumi Manjoume, an introverted, bookish teenage girl, is beginning her first year of high school at Matsuoka Girls' High School. She enters the school year with her heart broken by a previous relationship. At about the same time, she reconnects with her best friend from ten years ago, Akira Okudaira, who is now attending Fujigatani Girls' Academy as a first-year high school student. As they reconnect, they both deal with their own respective romantic problems, and help each other get through them.
User Ratings: 455 ratings have been given [details]
 Masterpiece: 29 votes (sub:25, others:4
2 Spanish subtitled
1 German subtitled
1 French subtitled
)
 Excellent: 112 votes (sub:103, dub:2, raw:1, others:6
4 Spanish subtitled
2 Russian subtitled
)
 Very good: 129 votes (sub:123, dub:1, ?:1, raw:1, others:3
1 Spanish subtitled
1 Italian subtitled
1 Korean subtitled
)
 Good: 99 votes (sub:88, dub:2, raw:1, ?:1, others:7
3 Spanish subtitled
2 Russian subtitled
1 Portuguese subtitled
1 Mandarin subtitled
)
 Decent: 54 votes (sub:48, raw:2, others:4
2 Spanish subtitled
1 French subtitled
1 Portuguese subtitled
)
 So-so: 22 votes (sub:19, others:3
1 Russian subtitled
1 Italian dubbed
1 Russian dubbed
)
 Not really good: 6 votes (sub:6)
 Weak: 2 votes (sub:2)
 Bad: -
 Awful: 2 votes (sub:2)
 Worst ever: -
Seen in part or in whole by 839 users, rank: #1205 (of 6009)
Median rating: Very good
Arithmetic mean: 7.668 (Very good−), std. dev.: 1.4334, rank: #922 (of 6002)
Weighted mean: 7.604 (Very good−), rank: #898 (of 6002) (seen all: 7.69 / seen some: 6.92 / won't finish: 4.69)
Bayesian estimate: 7.602 (Very good−), rank: #699 (of 4564)
Running time: 23 minutes per episode
Number of episodes: 11
Episode titles: We have 11
Vintage: 2009-07-01 to 2009-09-09
Opening Theme:
"Aoi Hana" (青い花) by Kukikodan
Ending Theme:
"Centifolia" (センティフォリア) by Ceui
Links: We have 2
Trivia: We have 4
Reviews:
News: Show:
You can contribute information to this page, but first you must login or register

DVD (Region 1)
    Sweet Blue Flowers - Complete Series (Sub.DVD) 2013-04-02 (from $22.32)

Japanese staff
Japanese cast
Director: Kenichi Kasai
Series Composition: Fumihiko Takayama
Script:
Fumihiko Takayama (eps 1-6, 11)
Seishi Minakami (eps 7-9)
Yuniko Ayana (eps 5-6, 10)
Storyboard:
Kai Uzumaki (eps 5-6, 11)
Katsushi Sakurami (ep 4)
Kazu Yokota (ep 9)
Kenichi Kasai (eps 1, 3, 11)
Kouichi Takada (eps 3, 10)
Kunihiko Ikuhara (OP)
Saya Aoi (ep 7)
Tatsuyuki Nagai (ep 2)
Youhei Suzuki (ep 8)
Episode Director:
Katsushi Sakurami (ep 4)
Kazu Yokota (ep 9)
Kenichi Kasai (ep 1)
Kentarō Suzuki (ep 5)
Saya Aoi (ep 7)
Tatsuyuki Nagai (ep 2)
Tomoyuki Kawamura (eps 6, 11)
Toshikazu Hashimoto (eps 3, 10)
Youhei Suzuki (ep 8)
Unit Director: Kunihiko Ikuhara (OP)
Original creator: Takako Shimura
Character Design: Masayuki Onchi
Art Director: Shichiro Kobayashi
Chief Animation Director:
Kazunori Iwakura (assistant; ep 9)
Masayuki Onchi
Animation Director:
Akiko Kumata (ep 7)
Akiko Matsuo (ep 7)
Fusako Nomura (eps 5, 10)
Hiromitsu Hagiwara (ep 5)
Hiroshi Tomioka (eps 3, 8, 11)
Hiroshi Yakou (eps 2, 7)
Kazunori Iwakura (eps 3, 8)
Kazuyuki Ueda (eps 4, 10)
Masayuki Onchi (OP)
Mika Saitou (ep 9)
Shigeki Kimoto (eps 1, 6, 11)
Yukiyo Komito (ep 9)
Sound Director: Jin Aketagawa
Director of Photography: Yoshio Ookouchi
2D Graphics: Yoshihide Mukai
2nd Key Animation:
Akiko Kumata (ep 7)
Akiko Matsuo (ep 7)
Arisa Matsuo (ep 11)
Asuka Shimizu (ep 1)
Atsushi Oba (5 episodes
eps 1, 4, 7-8, 10
)

Ayako Satou (ep 6)
Emiko Kobayashi (ep 10)
Ena Nishikawa (eps 1, 5, 7, 11)
Fusako Nomura (ep 11)
Hayato Hashiguchi (ep 1)
Hidenori Hasaka (ep 4)
Hideo Kawaguchi (ep 9)
Hiroko Oohata (eps 1, 8)
Hiroshi Tomioka (ep 2)
Kaori Yamada (eps 1, 5, 11)
Kazuyuki Yamayoshi (eps 2, 8)
Keita Nagasaka (ep 5)
Kenji Shibata (eps 7-8)
Kurea Narumi (eps 3-4)
Masami Yamashita (ep 9)
Mayumi Ueda (eps 6-8)
Miho Sekimoto (ep 8)
Mika Hironaka (eps 3, 11)
Naoko Koyama (eps 6, 8-9)
Nobuhiro Arai (ep 10)
Risako Yoshida (ep 9)
Ryota Itoh (ep 9)
Ryūtarō Minagawa (ep 2)
Sachiko Oniwa (ep 7)
Satomi Kawashima (ep 9)
Sayuri Tanaka (eps 8-9)
Shintaro Tsubota (ep 3)
Takahito Suzuki (eps 1-2, 8, 11)
Takeo Ōhira (ep 2)
Tomoko Kameyama (ep 11)
Tomoko Kawauchi (ep 6)
Toshiyuki Sato (eps 4, 8)
Yoko Ito (8 episodes
eps 1-3, 5-7, 9, 11
)

Yoshihiro Ono (6 episodes
eps 1-2, 6-7, 9-10
)

Yu Murakami (eps 5, 9, 11)
Yūki Kōrai (ep 9)
Yuu Kaneshiro (eps 7-9)
Animation Check:
Arisa Matsuo (eps 1-2, 5-6)
Hiroki Okamoto (eps 1-8, 10-11)
Kaori Yamada (eps 1-2, 4, 11)
Kaoru Hattori (ep 9)
Mayumi Yamamoto (eps 4-7, 11)
Nobuko Ogino (eps 1-8, 10-11)
Risa Takai (eps 7, 11)
Takako Kawano (eps 1-8, 10-11)
Tomoko Kameyama (eps 1, 4)
Yu Murakami (eps 1-2, 4)
Yūki Kōrai (eps 1, 5-6)
Animation producer: Masao Ohashi
Assistant Animation Director: Shigeki Kimoto (ep 2)
Background Art:
Aoi Shimada (Kobayashi Production; eps 1-11)
Ayae Kanbe (Kobayashi Production; eps 1, 3-11)
Ayumi Kugawa (Kobayashi Production; eps 1-11)
Ikuyo Kiyota (Kobayashi Production; eps 2-3, 10)
Kaori Hagiwara (Moon Flower; eps 4, 7)
Kuniko Iwatani (Moon Flower; ep 4)
Sanae Morooka (Kobayashi Production; eps 3-11)
Satomi Nagasawa (Kobayashi Production; eps 1-11)
Taro Goto (Moon Flower; ep 4)
Tomotaka Kubo (Kobayashi Production; eps 1-11)
Yoshio Ito (Kobayashi Production; eps 1-11)
Yuka Kawaai (Kobayashi Production; eps 1-2)
Yukie Motoda (Moon Flower; eps 4, 7)
Color design: Miyuki Ishida
Color Key:
Asami Saito (ep 9)
Junko Suenaga (eps 4, 7)
Maya Muranaga (eps 2, 5, 8, 10)
Miyuki Ishida (eps 1, 11)
Rika Nishio (ep 9)
Tomomi Andou (eps 3, 6)
Compliation: Makoto Seino (Fuji TV)
Digital Paint:
Akiko Uchida (eps 2, 6, 11)
Asuka Hino (eps 1, 6, 11)
Kyousuke Ishikawa (ep 11)
Mami Hirai (eps 1-2, 6, 11)
Miho Kimura (eps 2, 6, 11)
Mika Funabashi (eps 1, 6)
Miyuki Ishida (eps 4, 6-7)
Tomomi Andou (eps 1, 7)
Yuka Kojima (eps 1, 4, 6)
Editing: Masahiro Goto
Editing Assistant: Hitomi Sudō
Finish Check:
Asami Saito (ep 9)
Junko Suenaga (eps 1-2, 6)
Maya Muranaga (eps 1, 4, 7, 11)
Miyuki Ishida (eps 2-3, 5, 8)
Rika Nishio (ep 9)
Tomomi Andou (ep 10)
In-Between Animation:
Asami Endo (eps 1, 4-5)
Atsumi Sakai (eps 1-2, 4-6)
Chisa Shibata (ep 6)
Eri Uchiyama (eps 6, 8)
Haruka Sano (eps 4-6)
Hiromi Takada (ep 6)
Konomi Umemura (eps 2, 5-6)
Makiko Inoue (eps 2, 6)
Masanobu Uchida (eps 2, 6)
Masayuki Nonaka (eps 1, 4-6, 10)
Mayumi Yamamoto (ep 1)
Mitsutaka Koshigo (eps 1-2, 4-5)
Nana Mori (eps 2, 6)
Risa Takai (eps 4, 6)
Ruka Sawano (eps 2, 6, 8)
Satomi Nakai (eps 2, 4-6)
Takae Yamaguchi (eps 6, 8, 11)
Tetsuya Sakamoto (eps 2, 4-6)
Yasuna Kobayashi (eps 6, 8)
Yu Suzuki (ep 4)
Key Animation:
Akihide Miya (eps 3, 8)
Akiko Kumata (ep 1)
Akiko Matsuo (ep 5)
Akio Kitahara (ep 9)
Akiori Kozue (ep 2)
Asuka Shinbo (ep 11)
Atsushi Nishigori (OP)
Atsushi Saito (ep 11)
Aya Kanou (eps 4, 10)
Aya Nagumo (eps 5-6)
Ayako Satou (ep 2)
Ayami Watanabe (ep 11)
Chikara Sakurai (ep 11)
Daisuke Endo (ep 11)
Daisuke Tsumagari (ep 9)
Emi Tezuka (eps 2, 6)
Eriko Uchiyama (ep 2)
Fujio Suzuki (ep 5)
Fumiko Kon (eps 1, 7)
Fusako Nomura (eps 1, 5, 10)
Hayato Hashiguchi (eps 2, 6-7, 10)
Hidekazu Yamana (ep 2)
Hideo Nakamura (ep 9)
Hiroki Harada (ep 1)
Hiroko Oohata (eps 6-7)
Hiroko Tanaka (ep 9)
Hiromi Ariga (ep 9)
Hiromi Ogata (ep 5)
Hiromitsu Hagiwara (eps 5, 10)
Hironori Tanaka (eps 1-8, 10-11)
Hiroshi Tomioka (eps 3, 8)
Hiroshi Yakou (eps 2, 7)
Hirotaka Nii (eps 3, 8)
Hitomi Fujii (eps 3, 8)
Ikuko Satou (ep 10)
Ikuma Fujibe (eps 1, 7, 11)
Izumi Seguchi (ep 1)
Kaori Itou (eps 5, 7, 11)
Kaoru Maehara (ep 9)
Kazunari Niigaki (ep 3)
Kazuyuki Ueda (ep 10)
Kazuyuki Yamayoshi (eps 4, 10)
Kenji Matsuoka (ep 4)
Kensuke Matsuoka (ep 3)
Koichi Takai (ep 2)
Kouta Michishita (ep 6)
Kumiko Ozawa (ep 4)
Kurea Narumi (ep 10)
Kyouhei Tezuka (ep 7)
Mai Matsuura (ep 5)
Mai Toda (eps 1, 7, 11)
Makoto Sawazaki (eps 2, 6, 11)
Mari Asada (ep 9)
Mari Tominaga (eps 3, 8)
Masaaki Kitahara (eps 1, 7, 11)
Masafumi Sato (eps 2, 6)
Masahito Onoda (OP; eps 2, 5)
Masaya Yasutome (eps 3, 8)
Mayumi Ueda (eps 5, 11)
Michihiko Ozawa (eps 3, 8)
Mika Saitou (ep 2)
Mika Takazawa (eps 2, 6)
Mineko Ueda (ep 5)
Minoru Watanabe (eps 4, 10)
Mitsuhiro Okumura (ep 9)
Miyuki Goto (ep 5)
Nao Higa (ep 10)
Naoko Yoshimori (eps 1-2, 6)
Naoya Takahashi (eps 4, 10)
Nobuhiro Arai (ep 8)
Nobuhiro Okazaki (ep 9)
Rai Takemi (eps 4, 6)
Rika Kanetaka (ep 9)
Risako Yoshida (eps 2, 6)
Ryō Iwasaki (ep 6)
Ryota Itoh (ep 4)
Ryou Kodama (eps 1, 7, 11)
Satomi Naitou (ep 11)
Shigeki Kimoto (eps 1, 6, 11)
Shigeru Chiba (eps 3, 7)
Shingo Nakamura (eps 2, 6)
Shinichi Toda (ep 9)
Shogo Morishita (ep 5)
Sono Kato (ep 5)
Takahiro Sasaki (eps 2, 6)
Takahito Suzuki (ep 7)
Takeo Ōhira (eps 4, 7, 10)
Takeshi Otani (eps 3, 8)
Takushi Ueno (ep 10)
Tanehiko Ōta (eps 4, 6)
Tenkichi Maekawa (ep 8)
Tomoe Sahashi (ep 8)
Tomohiro Shinoda (ep 7)
Tomohito Taira (ep 6)
Tomoyuki Oshita (ep 9)
Toshiya Washida (ep 4)
Tsubasa Ito (ep 4)
Yasuhisa Kai (ep 3)
Yasuhito Murakami (ep 4)
Yoko Ito (eps 4, 10)
Yoshiisa Kanezaki (ep 3)
Yoshio Ameno (eps 3, 8)
Yoshiyuki Takayanagi (eps 2, 7)
Yosuke Sotoyama (ep 4)
Yousuke Kobuchi (eps 1, 6, 11)
Yousuke Okuda (eps 1, 3)
Yu Murakami (eps 3-4, 6, 10)
Yukako Tsuzuki (ep 6)
Yuki Imoto (ep 5)
Yukie Hiyamizu (OP; eps 1, 8, 11)
Yukiko Aikei (ep 8)
Yukiko Matsumoto (ep 3)
Yūko Hineno (ep 9)
Yumiko Komiyama (ep 8)
Yūto Shindō (eps 4, 6, 10)
Yuuko Yoshida (ep 5)
Music producer: Yoshiyuki Ito
Planning Cooperation: Akira Kamimura (Ohta Publishing Co.)
Production Advancement:
Emi Kashimura (ep 5)
Hiromi Chikamatsu (ep 9)
Kazuhiro Nishinosono (eps 1, 7, 11)
Koji Okada (chief; eps 2, 6)
Masato Sasaki 
Naoya Gotō (eps 4, 10)
Yū Hashimoto (ep 9)
Yūto Sasaki (eps 3, 8)
Production Advancement Chief:
Kaoru Suzuki (ep 7)
Kazuhiro Nishinosono (eps 1, 3, 8, 11)
Koji Okada (6 episodes
eps 2, 4-6, 9-10
)

Prop Design: Yukie Hiyamizu
Publicity:
Kyoko Tanaka (Fuji TV; eps 3-11)
Maiko Suzuki (Fuji TV; eps 1-2)
Sachi Kawamoto
Saori Takeyama
Shinichi Tsuchiya
Publicity Cooperation: Yoshiya Kamimura
Recording Adjustment: Ayumu Anzai
Recording Assistant: Chokujou Takeda
Sound Effects:
Katsuhiro Nakano
Kenji Koyama (eps 4-11)
Sound Production Manager: Rie Tanaka
Special Effects: Atsushi Sato
Theme Song Arrangement:
Kotaro Kodaka (ED)
Kukikodan (OP)
Theme Song Composition:
Kotaro Kodaka (ED)
Yukari Yamazaki (OP)
Theme Song Lyrics:
Ceui (ED)
Yukari Yamazaki (OP)
Theme Song Performance:
Ceui (ED)
Kukikodan (OP)
Video Editing: Youhei Yamamoto (Tokyo Laboratory)
Ai Takabe as Fumi Manjoume
Yuko Gibu as Akira Okudaira

Aki Toyosaki as Miwa Motegi
Ayumi Fujimura as Yoshie Manjoume(Fumi's mother)
Chiemi Ishimatsu as Yasuko Sugimoto
Fuyuka Oura as Chizu Hanashiro
Junko Kitanishi as Sakiko Okudaira(Akira's mother)
Kenji Hamada as Masanori Kakumu 
Mai Nakahara as Kori Sugimoto 
Mamiko Noto as Shinako Sugimoto
Mitsuru Ogata as Akio Manjoume(Fumi's father)
Ryoko Ono as Kawasaki Sempai 
Sayuri Yahagi as Yoko Hon'atsugi
Shinji Kawada as Shinobu Okudaira
Shintarō Asanuma as Yasushi Kawanoi 
Tsutomu Densaka as Yoshimichi Okudaira(Akira's father)
Yui Horie as Kyouko Ikumi
Yuka Iguchi as Misako Yasuda
Yukari Fukui as Kazusa Sugimoto

Akiko Tanaka as
club member A(ep 5)
young Kou(ep 9)
Atsushi Ono as father(ep 10)
Ayumi Fujimura as
club member A(ep 7)
Hindley(ep 6)
Fuyuka Oura as Yamabuki(ep 7)
Izumi Kitta as
club member C(ep 6)
salesclerk(ep 4)
waitress(ep 2)
Kana Hanazawa as
child(ep 4)
primary school student A(ep 1)
The Little Prince(eps 5-6)
Kana Uetake as club member F(ep 5)
Kanae Oki as Kaori Ueno
Kiyoko Miyazawa as Fumi's grandmother(ep 1)
Mako as
child(ep 4)
primary school student B(ep 1)
The Flower(eps 5-6)
Mina Kobayashi as
female teacher(ep 8)
helper(ep 7)
Misaki Sekiyama as
club member A(ep 6)
club member B(ep 5)
female teacher(ep 1)
student(ep 4)
theatre club member(ep 11)
Nobuaki Kanemitsu as Ogino(ep 7)
Sachiko Kojima as Hanae(ep 9)
Satomi Akesaka as
Amy(ep 6)
club member C(ep 5)
Satomi Satou as
female student(ep 4)
Fujigaya student(ep 1)
Kudou(ep 7)
Meg(ep 6)
student(eps 5, 8)
Shoko Tsuda as mother(eps 7-8, 10)
Shunzou Miyasaka as
Chizu's fiance(ep 2)
English teacher(ep 7)
friend A(ep 3)
Tomoko Nakamura as Kaori Miura
Tsutomu Aoki as teacher(ep 4)
Tsuyoshi Aoki as old clerk(ep 10)
Yoriko Nagata as club member E(ep 5)
Yuka Saitou as nun(ep 1)
Yuka Tanishita as
club member B(ep 6)
club member D(ep 5)
Japanese companies
2nd Key Animation:
AIC Spirits (ep 2)
Bee Train (eps 6, 9-10)
Ekura Animal (ep 8)
Jinbun (ep 9)
Last House (ep 3)
Studio Liberty (ep 6)
TNK (eps 3, 8)
TYO Animations (eps 3-4)
Wao World (eps 2-3, 9-11)
Animation Production: J.C. Staff
Backgrounds:
Kobayashi Production
Moon Flower (eps 4, 7)
Broadcaster:
BS Fuji
Fuji TV (2009-07-01)
Digital Paint:
Atelier Rabbit (ep 9)
Jinbun (eps 1-11)
Nendai Animation (eps 1-3, 7-11)
Studio Core (ep 9)
Studio Elle (ep 5)
Triple A (eps 1-8, 10)
Editing Studio: REAL-T
In-Between Animation:
Atelier Rabbit (ep 9)
Jinbun (eps 1-11)
Nendai Animation (eps 1-3, 7-11)
Studio Core (ep 9)
Triple A (eps 1-8, 10)
Key Animation:
FAI (ep 9)
Jinbun (ep 2)
Nendai Animation (ep 2)
Planning Cooperation: Ohta Publishing Co.
Production Assistance: Artland (ep 9)
Recording Studio: Prosen Studio
Sound Production: Magic Capsule
Video Editing: Tokyo Laboratory
English staff
English companies
(none)
Internet Streaming: Crunchyroll
Subtitles: MX Media LLC
Translation: MX Media LLC
English cast
(none)
Chinese (Taiwan) staff
Chinese (Taiwan) companies
(none)
Chinese (Taiwan) cast
(none)
This encyclopedia is collaboratively edited by the users of this site
DISCLAIMER add information report an error lookup sources

# A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
Anime anthology