News Anime Weekend Atlanta to Premiere Hetalia Film's English Dub
posted on 2011-09-06 18:00 EDT
The North American anime distributor Funimation revealed on Friday that it will premiere the English dub of the Hetalia Paint it, White! (Ginmaku Hetalia - Axis Powers Paint it, White [Shiroku Nure!]) film at the Anime Weekend Atlanta convention. The convention will be held from September 30 to October 2 at the Renaissance Atlanta Waverly Hotel and Cobb Galleria Centre in Atlanta. Funimation will premiere the film on September 30 at 6:00 p.m. EDT.
Funimation announced it had licensed the film at Otakon in 2010. The film will be released on DVD on November 22. Limited-edition DVDs will bundle a green bandana. An English-dubbed trailer for the film is below.
Anime Weekend Atlanta will also host artist and manga creator Yoshitoshi ABe (Serial Experiments Lain, NieA_7, Haibane Renmei), voice actress Naoko Matsui (Case Closed's Sonoko Suzuki, Mobile Suit Gundam Wing's Dorothy Catalonia) and the Japanese musical groups Moon Stream and THE SUZAN.