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Air In Summer (special)

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Alternative title:
Air Summer Special
AIR イン サマー (Japanese)
Высь - Летний спецвыпуск (Russian)
Themes: moe
Objectionable content: Significant
Plot Summary: Air in Summer is an elaboration of the Summer Arc in the anime series where Kanna, Ryuuya and Uraha goes on a journey to find Kanna's mother. It shows more events (such as running away from pursurers) that happened along the way while keeping most of the original scenes intact.
User Ratings: 1194 ratings have been given [details]
 Masterpiece: 125 votes (sub:99, dub:16, raw:5, ?:1, others:4
2 Korean subtitled
1 German subtitled
1 Spanish subtitled
 Excellent: 290 votes (sub:231, dub:44, raw:4, ?:3, others:8
4 Spanish subtitled
2 French subtitled
1 Russian subtitled
1 Polish subtitled
 Very good: 340 votes (sub:270, dub:45, raw:3, ?:1, others:21
11 Spanish subtitled
4 Russian subtitled
3 Portuguese subtitled
2 Polish subtitled
1 French subtitled
 Good: 267 votes (sub:217, dub:34, raw:2, edit.dub:1, ?:1, others:12
5 Spanish subtitled
2 Russian subtitled
2 German subtitled
1 Korean subtitled
1 French subtitled
1 Polish subtitled
 Decent: 94 votes (sub:73, dub:13, raw:2, ?:2, others:4
4 Spanish subtitled
 So-so: 44 votes (sub:38, dub:4, others:2
1 Spanish dubbed
1 Russian subtitled
 Not really good: 15 votes (sub:13, dub:1, raw:1)
 Weak: 15 votes (sub:14, dub:1)
 Bad: 1 vote (sub:1)
 Awful: 1 vote (sub:1)
 Worst ever: 2 votes (dub:1, sub:1)
Seen in part or in whole by 2069 users, rank: #567 (of 9409)
Median rating: Very good
Arithmetic mean: 7.823 (Very good−), std. dev.: 1.4812, rank: #960 (of 9518)
Weighted mean: 7.730 (Very good−), rank: #1051 (of 9518) (seen all: 7.73 / seen some: 7.69 / won't finish: 5.00)
Bayesian estimate: 7.727 (Very good−), rank: #803 (of 7150)
Running time: 24 minutes
Episode titles: We have 2
2005-08-28 (Part 1 Broadcast)
2005-09-04 (Part 2 Broadcast)
Release dates: We have 2
Opening Theme:
"Tori no Uta" (鳥の詩; "Bird's Poem") by Lia
Ending Theme:
"Farewell Song" by Lia
Links: We have 2
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DVD (Region 1)
    Air - The Complete Series (DVD) 2009-04-21 (from $61.52)
    Air - The Complete Series [S.A.V.E.] (DVD) 2010-05-18 (from $11.99)
    Air (DVD 4) 2007-11-27 (from $29.98)

Japanese staff
Japanese cast
Director: Tatsuya Ishihara
Series Composition: Fumihiko Shimo
Fumihiko Shimo (eps 1-2)
Storyboard: Tatsuya Ishihara
Episode Director: Tatsuya Ishihara (eps 1-2)
Original Character Design: Itaru Hinoue (Visual Art's)
Character Design: Tomoe Aratani
Art Director: Joji Unoguchi
Chief Animation Director: Tomoe Aratani
Animation Director: Tomoe Aratani
Sound Director: Yota Tsuruoka
Director of Photography: Ryuuta Nakagami
Art Setting: Joji Unoguchi
Assistant Episode Director: Kazuya Sakamoto
Background Art:
Chioi Hosokawa (ep 2) 
Emi Kesamaru (ep 2)
Miyuki Hiratoko (ep 2)
Mutsuo Shinohara (ep 2)
Color design: Akiyo Takeda
Color Design Check: Akiyo Takeda
Chieko Takayama (Morita Editing Room)
Masaki Sakamoto (Morita Editing Room)
In-Between Check: Emi Nakano
Logo Design Assistance: Keiko Maekawa
Online Editing Supervision: Naoki Kanazawa
Planning Assistant: Kouji Shinmyou (BS-i)
Publicity Producer:
Mikie Nishiguchi
Yuusuke Iida
Recording: Yasushi Nagura
Recording Assistant: Mika Kamemoto
Setting Manager: Kazuki Awara
Sound Effects: Eiko Morikawa
Sound Manager: Yoshimi Sugiyama
Special Effects: Rina Miura
Theme Song Arrangement:
Kazuya Takase (OP - I've)
Magome Togoshi (ED)
Theme Song Composition:
Magome Togoshi (ED)
Shinji Orito (OP)
Theme Song Lyrics: Jun Maeda (OP/ED)
Theme Song Performance: Lia (OP/ED)
Web Design: Norihiro Fujita
Chinami Nishimura as Kannabi-no-mikoto
Kikuko Inoue as Uraha
Nobutoshi Canna as Ryuya

Chiwa Saito as Ryuya (child; ep 2)
Fumihiko Goto as Chicken peddler (ep 1)
Kazuo Hara as Bandit (ep 2)
Keisuke Fujii as Pursuer (ep 1)
Kenichi Mine as Bandit (ep 2)
Ryou Sugisaki as Bandit (ep 2)
Ryuuta Anzai as Pursuer (ep 1)
Yoshinori Muto as Skinny man (ep 1)
Yutaka Shimaka as Peddler (ep 1)
Japanese companies
Animation Production: Kyoto Animation
In-Between Animation: AniVillage
Music Production: Key
Online Editing: Imagica
Original Creator: Visual Arts/Key
Paint: AniVillage
Recording Studio: Studio Gong
Sound Effects Production: Gakuonsha
Sound Production: Rakuonsha
English staff
English cast
ADR Director: Kyle Jones
ADR Script: Kathleen Moynihan
Executive producer:
Joey Goubeaud
John Ledford
Producer: Scott McClennen

DVD Graphics: Bety Sosa
DVD Menu Design: Bety Sosa
International Coordination: Toru Iwakami
Media Coordinator: Mariela Ortiz
Mixing: Matt Wittmeyer
Packaging Design: Bety Sosa
Production manager: Shelly Thomas
Recording engineer:
Adam Jones
Elise Moore
Sound Design: Matt Wittmeyer
Subtitle Script: Dwayne Jones
Subtitle Timing: Dwayne Jones
Translation Proofer: Amy Forsyth
Allison Sumrall as Uraha
Cynthia Martinez as Kannabi-no-mikoto
Jay Hickman as Ryuya

Charles Campbell as Unsui (ep 2)
Christine Auten as Little Ryuya (ep 2)

Charles Campbell as Melon Peddler (ep 1)
Christine Auten as
Pursuer (ep 1)
Shopper (ep 1)
Christopher Ayres as Quality Peddler (ep 1)
John Swasey as Rooster Peddler (ep 1)
Josh Grelle as
Pursuer (ep 1)
Shopper (ep 1)
K.C. Jones as Thin Man (ep 1)
English companies
Licensed by:
ADV Films (Expired)
FUNimation Entertainment (2008; Expired)
Production: Amusement Park Media
Translation: JN Productions

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