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The official Japanese website of Studio 4°C's Genius Party anthologies has posted a three-minute, 32-second trailer for the second film, Genius Party Beyond. The anthology includes "Gala" by Mahiro Maeda (Blue Submarine No. 6, The Animatrix's Second Renaissance), "Moondrive" by Kazuto Nakazawa (Kill Bill: Volume 1's anime sequence, Parasite Dolls), Wanwa the Puppy by Shinya Ohira (Yumemakura Baku Twilight Gekijō, Kill Bill: Volume 1 key animator), Tojin Kit by Tatsuyuki Tanaka (Digital Juice's Kin Jin Kitto), and Dimension Bomb by Koji Morimoto (Memories). The second film premiered in Washington D.C. in a showing attended by the first film's Shinichiro Watanabe, Maeda, and Morimoto.