Surf's up! New staff members and the theatrical release date have been revealed for Kimi to, Nami ni Noretara ("If I Could Ride a Wave with You"), the latest animated film from director Masaaki Yuasa (Devilman Crybaby) and studio Science Saru (Lu Over the Wall). The film features a script by writer Reiko Yoshida (Liz and the Blue Bird) and music by composer Michiru Ōshima (Little Witch Academia).
Kimi to, Nami ni Noretara is a love story between Minato Hinageshi, a young firefighter who is a novice when it comes to surfing, and Hinako Mukaimizu, a college student who is an excellent surfer but who can't seem to get her act together on land. The film hits theaters in Japan on June 21, 2019.
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