Boys Pursue Their Athletic Dreams in Backflip!! The Movie Teaser Trailer

Theatrical anime film about rhythmic gymnastics hits theaters in Japan in July of 2022

Main character Shotaro Futaba sports a determined look in a scene from the Backflip!! TV anime.


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.


A new key visual for the upcoming Backflip!! The Movie theatrical anime film featuring the main cast shouting enthusiasticall over a railing on a hill overlooking their home town on a bright and sunny day.


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


Copyright notice: © Backflip!! The Movie Production Committee


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