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    Thursday July 24, 2014
  • VIDEO: "A Letter To Momo" English Dub Trailer

    Anime movie director Hiroyuki Okiura's long awaited follow-up to 1999's Jin-Roh hits select US theaters

    With GKids release of Letter to Momo hitting select US theaters, an English dub promo has been posted for anime movie director Hiroyuki Okiura's long awaited follow-up to 1999's Jin-Roh. More after the jump.

  • Tuesday November 5, 2013
  • 19 Films Submit for Feature Animation Oscar

    Anime includes "Madoka Magica: Rebellion," "The Wind Rises" and "Letter to Momo"

    The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has listed the 19 films submitted for Best Animated Feature Oscar contention. Not all of them have fulfilled the requirement to run in Los Angeles this calendar year yet, and the academy has a history of disqualifying movies that are less than 75% animated, but if 16 are accepted, then there will be 5 nominees for the next award. More after the jump.

  • Friday May 31, 2013
  • GKIDS and Cinedigm Announce "Letter to Momo" Home Video Plans

    Announcement part of plan to bring critically acclaimed animated films to North American audiences

    GKids has confirmed plans to work with Cinedigm on a home video release of Studio Ghibli's From Up on Poppy Hill. The movie is the first of seven new GKIDS titles included under the pact to release critically acclaimed films to North America audiences in theaters, as well as on Blu-ray, DVD and video on demand. More after the jump.

  • Wednesday November 30, 2011
  • VIDEO: New "Letter to Momo" Trailer Featuring Japanese Release Date

    Hiroyuki Okiura's new film gets wide release April 21st

    Kadokawa Anime's Channel posted a new trailer for Letter to Momo. Hit the jump to check it out!

  • Monday September 26, 2011
  • A Letter to Momo World Hits Five Film Festivals in October

    After its successful world premiere in Toronto, Hiroyuki Okiura's highly anticipated second directorial effort, "A Letter to Momo" is screening at five international film festivals this October

  • Sunday September 18, 2011
  • VIDEO: Introduction and Q&A from Premiere of "A Letter To Momo"

    Production I.G's Mitsuhisa Ishikawa Discusses Long Awaited Movie

    Production I.G CEO and producer on all of the Ghost in the Shell anime, as well as O-Ren's origin in Kill Bill, Mitsuhisa Ishikawa was at the Toronto International Film Festival to present the world premiere of Hiroyuki Okiura's long awaited follow-up to Jin-Roh, Letter to Momo.  Check out the pre-screening introduction and post movie Q&A after the jump.

  • Wednesday September 14, 2011
  • Kadokawa Has Big Plans for "Letter to Momo"

    Screens Almost at Ghibli Numbers

    Variety is reporting Kadokawa Pictures plans to release Hiroyuki Okiura's A Letter to Momo on 300 screens in next year's spring Golden Week holiday period.  For comparison, Ghibli Arrietty the Borrower opened on 447 screens, while One Piece: Strong World opened on 188.  More after the jump.

  • Friday August 5, 2011
  • VIDEO: TIFF's English Subtitled Trailer for Letter to Momo

    Festival Offers Some English on Hiroyuki Okiura Anime Movie

    Following the announcement that the Toronto International Film Festival will present Hiroyuki Okiura's long awaited follow-up to Jin-Roh, Letter to Momo as part of its children's programming, the festival has offered an English subtitled trailer.  Check it out after the jump.

  • Wednesday August 3, 2011
  • Hiroyuki Okiura's A LETTER TO MOMO World Premiere in Toronto 2011

  • "Letter to Momo," "Smuggler" to Premiere at Toronto International Film Festival

    Long Awaited Anime and Manga Adaptation Added to TIFF Programming

    The Toronto International Film Festival has announced that Hiroyuki Okiura's long awaited follow-up to Jin-Roh, Letter to Momo has been added to its children's programming, while the Katsuhito Ishii's adaptation of Shohei Manabe's manga Smuggler has been added to its Midnight Madness line-up.  More after the jump.

  • Tuesday August 2, 2011
  • VIDEO: Letter To Momo Trailer

    New Anime Movie Seven Years in Development

    Hiroyuki Okiura made in impression as the director of Mamoru Oshii's 1999 Jin-Roh, but he is only now producing a follow-up with A Letter to Momo.  Check out the trailer for Production I.G's upcoming anime movie after the jump.

  • Monday July 11, 2011
  • First Look at Jin-Roh Director Hiroyuki Okiura's Letter to Momo

    New Anime Movie Seven Years in Development

    In 1999, as the director of Mamoru Oshii's Jin-Roh, Hiroyuki Okiura looked like one of anime's talents to watch, but apart from contributing to Ghost in the Shell 2: Innocence, the field saw nothing from Okiura in over a decade.  That's changing with his A Letter to Momo due to be released in 2012.  Catch a first look after the jump.