HIDIVE to Stream The Life of Budori Gusko Anime Film
posted on by Karen Ressler
HIDIVE announced on Monday that it will stream the 2012 The Life of Budori Gusko (Guskō Budori no Denki) anime film on July 21 at 1:00 p.m. EDT. HIDIVE confirmed with ANN that it will have both the English dub and the Japanese version with subtitles.
The stream will be available in the United States, Canada, New Zealand, Australia, the United Kingdom, and other select territories.
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.
Source: Press release