News A Letter to Momo, Welcome to the Space Show to Play in NYC
posted on 2013-12-08 15:20 EST
The IFC Center theater in New York Center is holding a film retrospective for films released by GKids in the last five years. The line-up includes Welcome to the Space Show, A Letter to Momo, My Neighbor Totoro, Grave of the Fireflies, Summer Wars, and From Up on Poppy Hill. The films will open on December 20 and play through January 2.
Distribution companies GKids and Cinedigm announced in May that the two are teaming up to launch a new multi-platform animation label. With the partnership, GKids will continue to distribute films theatrically, and Cinedigm will handle "ancillary distribution" under the GKids brand. The two companies announced they will be releasing seven new GKids titles on home video under the new partnership, including Hiroyuki Okiura and Production I.G's A Letter to Momo film and Goro Miyazaki and Studio Ghibli's From Up on Poppy Hill film.
Thanks to Stanlee for the news tip