Mamoru Hosoda's many anime works are coming to life this summer in a new Tokyo art exhibit. Witness the worlds of Summer Wars, The Girl Who Leapt Through Time, and his latest work MIRAI in a multi-part interactive experience. Check out advance pictures after the jump!
Every year, The Annecy International Animated Film Festival transforms France into the temporary world capitol for animation. Next week, the festival will be hosting a second annual summit for women in animation. With creative staff for animated projects being comprised of more and more women each year, we explore what these shifting dynamics mean for the animation industry at large.
Following the second one with its theme song "Mirai no Theme," the official website for Mamoru Hosoda's upcoming new original anime feature Mirai no Mirai (Mirai of The Future)/MIRAI has started streaming a 90-second third trailer introducing its ED theme song "Uta no Kisha" (The Song Train) also by 65-year-old singer-songwriter Tatsuro Yamashita. Watch the latest clip with newly-introduced footage after the jump!
Director Mamoru Hosoda has revealed the latest edition to the cast of MIRAI -- singer Masaharu Fukuyama! Little is known about his role, except that he suits it completely. Find out what we know after the jump.
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New York-based film distributor GKIDS is heading to France for the 71st annual Cannes Film Festival, and they're bringing MIRAI, the latest fantastical anime film from director Mamoru Hosoda and Studio Chizu, with them. Hit the jump to learn more.
The official website for Mamoru Hosoda's upcoming new original anime feature Mirai no Mirai (Mirai of The Future)/MIRAI released a 90-second second trailer introducing its theme song "Mirai no Theme" by Tatsuro Yamashita and its main character voices including the protagonist Kun-chan by 18-year-old actress Moka Kamishiraishi. Watch the latest clip from the highly-anticipated summer film after the jump!