Theatrical anime film about rhythmic gymnastics hits theaters in Japan in July of 2022
A new teaser trailer and a new key visual have been published for Backflip!! The Movie (known in Japan as Eiga Bakuten!!), an upcoming theatrical film based on the original TV anime series about a group of young men who pursue excellence in the sport of rhythmic gymnastics.
Crunchyroll currently streams the Backflip!! TV anime and describes the story of the series as follows:
The final summer of middle school, Shotaro Futaba discovers boys gymnastics and is completely enamored by it. Shotaro ends up going to Soshukan Private High School (aka Ao High) and decides to visit the boys gymnastics club. He's greeted by very unique senpais and a star gymnast named Misato Ryoya. Dedicating your life to something you love during your fiery days of youth... Of course, there is frustration, and fights, but see how these boys work together as a team towards a similar goal in this drama about sports and youth.
Backflip!! The Movie is directed by Toshimasa Kuroyanagi and features animation production by ZEXCS. The film is scheduled to hit theaters in Japan in July of 2022.
Source: Comic Natalie
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