Anime Limited Plans 2021 Cinema Release of Violet Evergarden: The Movie And Others (Updated)
posted on by Andrew Osmond
Update - Vinyl release details added at the end of this story.
Anime Limited has announced it has acquired numerous films, which it plans to release in cinemas in 2021 if the Covid situation permits; it will also release them on home formats.
The announcements were made during the Cloud Matsuri online festival which is currently streaming on the event's website at https://www.cloudmatsuri.com/ and on its YouTube channel as https://www.youtube.com/alltheanime.
The following films were announced as being planned for cinema release:
Violet Evergarden: The Movie (pictured right) - This is the film that was released in Japan in September 2020, not to be confused with the earlier film Violet Evergarden I: Eternity and the Auto Memory Doll.
Josee, The Tiger and the Fish - Drama involving a youth and a young wheelchair-bound woman, animated by Studio Bones.
Omoi, Omoware, Furi, Furare (Love Me, Love Me Not), pictured right - A shojo anime film, directed by Toshimasa Kuroyanagi (The Great Passage, Say "I love you.", Shōnen Hollywood - Holly Stage for 49) at A-1 Pictures.
ON-GAKU - Independent anime film about would-be boy musicians.
Anime Limited also announced that it will release a vinyl soundtrack of Netflix's BEASTARS in 2021, as well as the Attack on Titan Season 2 soundtrack in both standard (three LPs) and deluxe (five LPs) editions.
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