News Sentai Filmworks Licenses The Life of Budori Gusko Anime Film
posted on 2017-10-17 14:36 EDT
Sentai Filmworks announced on Tuesday that it has licensed the 2012 The Life of Budori Gusko (Guskō Budori no Denki) anime film. The film will be available digitally and a home video release will follow.
Sentai Filmworks describes the story:
Based on the 1932 fantasy novel by Kenji Miyazawa, the film is a fairy tale that follows an anthromorphic cat named Budori living in the forests of Ihatov. After a series of misfortunes, including the spiriting away of his beloved sister, Budori sets off to build a better life - but a deadly winter is coming, and Budori finds himself the unlikely hero with a plan that can save everyone.
The original novel by Kenji Miyazawa (Night on the Galactic Railroad) also inspired a 1994 anime film.