"Anohana" Mari Okada-written film will open in Japan this Friday
In addition to the full trailer, the official website for the forthcoming original anime film Kimi Dake ni Motetainda (I want to be well-liked only by you) has started streaming a four-minute music video for its theme song "High School Princess," written and produced by AKB48 group producer Yasushi Akimoto.
Under the unit name "Odawara Jyousei High Motemen Club," the song is performed by the film's five main voice cast:
- Tokio Furuta: Souma Saito (Sho Utsumi in SSSS.Gridman)
- Shigekazu Ashida: Kouki Uchiyama (Banagher Links in Mobile Suit Gundam Unicorn)
- Kotaro Tojima: Rikiya Tomizono (audition winner)
- Aki Sahashi: Yoshitsugu Matsuoka (Kirito in Sword Art Online)
- Shun Gotouda: Yuichiro Umehara (Siegfried Kircheis in The Legend of the Galactic Heroes: Die Neue These)
"High School Princess" MV:
Shun Kudo (Monster Strike The Animation, Gundam Build Divers episode director) makes his theatrical film directorial debut. Mari Okada (Anohana: The Flower We Saw That Day) is attached to the project as screenplay composition writer and co-writes the screenplay alongside Akiko Waba (Dragon Pilot: Hisone and Masotan) and Nanami Higuchi (Little Witch Academia). The film is set to be released in Japan on October 25, 2019.
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