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    Tuesday September 29, 2020
  • INTERVIEW: Children of the Sea’s Director on How Doraemon Taught Him About Filmmaking

    Universes, fish, and adolescence: Today we sit down talk with prestigious director Ayumu Watanabe on his work for this mesmerizing film!

    Children of the Sea hit Netflix and other streaming services earlier this month, and Crunchyroll was very lucky to catch the director, Ayumu Watanabe, and sit down with him and talk a little bit about this fantastic and mesmerizing movie! Today we discuss the answers to the universe, the technical craft behind layering 3DCG work and traditional animation, and working with the prestigious Joe Hisaishi.

  • Monday June 15, 2020
  • Studio 4ºC's Children of the Sea Hits Blu-ray and DVD on September 1

    GKIDS announces release plans and bonus features for the combo pack

    The latest from Studio 4ºC (Mind GameTekkonkinkreet)—the lush anime film adaptation of Daisuke Igarashi's award-winning Children of the Sea manga—now has a home video release date in North America. Read on for details. 

  • Wednesday March 18, 2020
  • GKIDS Announces Screenings Postponed For Children of The Sea And Promare (Complete) Due To Coronavirus Pandemic

    GKIDS Also Announces Earlier Digital Release For Promare

    In the wake of the coronavirus pandemic shutting down movie theaters across the country to comply with mass gathering restrictions and enforcement of social distancing to minimize spread, distributor GKIDS Films has released a formal statement on the forced postponement of two scheduled anime film screenings in Children of the Sea and the fan favorite Promare (Complete) version. Read on for the full announcement and an update on the digital release for Promare.

  • Tuesday February 18, 2020
  • Children of the Sea Anime Film Swims to U.S. Theaters on April 20

    Two nights of screening planned ahead of limited theatrical run

    GKIDS and Fathom Events lined up more theatrical plans for the U.S. screenings of Studio 4ºC's Children of the Sea anime film. Read on for the latest!

  • Wednesday January 15, 2020
  • Making Waves With Animation: Children of the Sea Premiere at AIFF 2019

    Take a first look at the most captivating and mysterious film that premiered at Animation Is Film Festival

    Crunchyroll was lucky enough to catch a glimpse at the mesmerizing and stunningly animated film, Children of the Sea by Studio 4C before it fully hits theaters later this year! Dive in as we explore the (spoiler-free) depths of mysterious seas and the lives of three strange children as they navigate life, the unknown, and much more.

  • Monday June 10, 2019
  • Japan Box Office: Children of the Sea Ranks 5th in Its Opening Weekend

    Detective Conan:The Fist of Blue Sapphire has almost reached the 9 billion yen mark

    The anime film adaptation of Daisuke Igarashi's award-winning fantasy manga Kaiju no Kodomo/Children of the Sea was released in 164 theaters across Japan on June 7, ranking fifth in its opening weekend. According to Studio 4°C, the anime project was launched back in June 2013, spending six years to produce. Hit the jump for more information.

  • Monday May 27, 2019
  • Feel Kenshi Yonezu's Lyrical World in Children of The Sea Theme Song Anime Music Video

    "Umi no Yuurei" will be digitally released on June 3

    After the screening event held in a ship floated in Tokyo Bay last night, a four-minute music video for "Umi no Yuurei" (The ghost in the sea), the theme song for the forthcoming anime film Kaiju no Kodomo/Children of the Sea performed by Japanese singer-songwriter Kenshi Yonezu was also posted on YouTube. Watch the clip featuring various footage from the film after the jump!

  • Thursday May 9, 2019
  • Children of the Sea Anime Film's 2nd Trailer Introduces Melodious Theme Song by Kenshi Yonezu

    STUDIO4℃-animated fantasy will open in Japan on June 7, 2019 

    The official website for the forthcoming anime film adaptation of Daisuke Igarashi's award-winning fantasy manga Kaiju no Kodomo/Children of the Sea has started streaming a 60-second new trailer introducing its theme song "Umi no Yuurei" (The ghost in the sea) performed by Japanese singer-songwriter Kenshi Yonezu. Check out the melodious song and stunning visuals after the jump!

  • Tuesday April 23, 2019
  • Kenshi Yonezu Provides Theme Song for Children of the Sea Anime Film

    Ayumu Watanabe (After the Rain)-directed adaptation will hit Japanese theaters June 7, 2019

    The official website for the forthcoming anime film Kaiju no Kodomo/Children of the Sea announced today that 28-year-old Japanese singer-songwriter Kenshi Yonezu has provided his newly-written song "Umi no Yuurei" (The ghost in the sea) as its theme song. This is the first film theme song featuring him as main vocalist. Hit the jump for more details.

  • Monday April 15, 2019
  • Airu Kubozuka Has Left Children of the Sea Film due to Voice Change

    Min Tanaka, Win Morisaki (Ready Player One) newly join the cast

    The official website for the forthcoming anime film Kaiju no Kodomo/Children of the Sea announced today that 16-year-old Airu Kubozuka, who was originally cast as one of the three protagonists, Sora, has left the film due to voice change and that 19-year-old Seishu Uragami is newly set to voice the character. Check out more information after the jump.

  • Monday April 8, 2019
  • Children of the Sea Anime Film's New Trailer Features Joe Hisaishi's Fascinating Music

    STUDIO4℃-produced feature film hits Japanese theaters June 7, 2019

    The official website for the forthcoming anime film adaptation of Daisuke Igarashi's award-winning fantasy manga Kaiju no Kodomo/Children of the Sea has started streaming a 60-second new trailer introducing its main character voices and soundtrack music provided by internationally acclaimed composer Joe Hisaishi. Check out the clip filled with stunning visuals after the jump.

  • Wednesday March 20, 2019
  • GKIDS Licenses Children of the Sea Anime Film with Theatrical Release

    Adaptation of Daisuke Igarashi's manga comes from Studio 4ºC

    If early peeks are any indication, Studio 4ºC has something special on their hands with the anime film adaptation of Daisuke Igarashi's Children of the Sea manga. GKIDS sees the potential, as well, because the distributor announced its acquisition of the North American rights to the feature. Read on for more.

  • Tuesday March 12, 2019
  • Children of the Sea Anime Film Unveils Mysterious Poster Visual

    Ex-idol group SMAP member Goro Inagaki Join the voice cast

    The official Twitter for the forthcoming anime film adaptation of Daisuke Igarashi's award-winning fantasy manga Kaiju no Kodomo/Children of the Sea has posted its main poster visual with a tagline: "The most important promise is not be exchanged in words." Check out more information including four additional voice cast after the jump.