Aniplex of America Acquires The Anthem of the Heart -Beautiful word Beautiful world-
SANTA MONICA, CA (February 14, 2015) –Aniplex of America announced today at Katsucon (National Harbor, MD) their acquisition of The Anthem of the Heart –Beautiful word Beautiful world- (original title: Kokoro ga sakebitagatterunda), an original theatrical feature produced by the same creative staff that brought fans the Anohana-The Flower We Saw That Day The Movie in 2013. Aniplex of America has also launched the official U.S. homepage of The Anthem of the Heart –Beautiful word Beautiful world- (www.AnthemoftheHeart.com) today which features the latest artwork and teaser trailer.
The film, scheduled to see its Japanese theatrical release this year will be directed by Tatsuyuki Nagai (Honey and Clover II, Toradora!) alongside award-winning writer Mari Okada (Toradora!, Blast of Tempest) and produced by the highly acclaimed studio A-1 Pictures (Sword Art Online II, Anohana: The Flower We Saw That Day The Movie, Your lie in April).
For detailed information and updates on the film, please visit: www.AnthemoftheHeart.com
About Aniplex of America Inc.
Aniplex of America Inc. (Santa Monica, California) is a subsidiary of Aniplex Inc. (headquartered in Tokyo, Japan), a group of Sony Music Entertainment (Japan) Inc. and a leading provider of anime content and music production and distribution in Japan. Aniplex of America has launched fan-favorite Blu-ray and DVD releases such as Sword Art Online, KILL la KILL, Bakemonogatari, Durarara!!, Fate/zero, Puella Magi Madoka Magica, the Garden of sinners, Blue Exorcist, Anohana: The Movie, Silver Spoon, NISEKOI, OREIMO 2, Blast of Tempest, Magi: The Labyrinth of Magic, Oreshura, Vividred Operation, and VALVRAVE: The Liberator. The company's ever-growing line-up of shows includes our most recent titles Sword Art Online II, ALDNOAH.ZERO, Persona4 the Golden ANIMANTION, MEKAKUCITY ACTORS, The irregular at magic high school, Mushi-Shi Next Passage, Nanana's Buried Treasure, Your lie in April, World Conquest Zvezda Plot, Magi: The Kingdom of Magic, Fate/stay night: Unlimited Blade Works and Samurai Flamenco.