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Synonyms: Project Itoh
Japanese: <harmony/> ハーモニー
English: Harmony
German: Project Itoh: Harmony
French: Project Itoh: Harmony
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Type: Movie
Episodes: 1
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Nov 13, 2015
Licensors: Funimation
Studios: Studio 4°C
Source: Novel
Genre: Sci-FiSci-Fi
Themes: Adult CastAdult Cast, PsychologicalPsychological
Duration: 1 hr. 59 min.
Rating: R+ - Mild Nudity


Score: 6.891 (scored by 1924619,246 users)
1 indicates a weighted score.
Ranked: #46802
2 based on the top anime page. Please note that 'Not yet aired' and 'R18+' titles are excluded.
Popularity: #2836
Members: 60,582
Favorites: 266

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In 2019, following an uprising in the USA and a subsequent global nuclear war, humanity was decimated by a catastrophe called "The Maelström." A half-century after this cataclysmic event—to preserve humankind—the World Health Organization (WHO) has progressively assimilated worldwide political power and completely redefined society: people are now considered public resources and are guaranteed a happier life. The heightened development of medicine, nanomachine technology, and augmented reality promote this greater devotion to human health.

Suffocated by the excessive kindness of Japanese society, high school student Miach Mihie decides to oppose the societal values she considers dehumanizing before the health implant surveillance system WatchMe activates itself the day she turns 18. Miach plans to kill herself with two of her friends, Tuan Kirie and Cian Reikadou. However, Cian betrays the pact in disagreement with Miach's intentions, allowing Tuan to survive her suicide attempt, unlike Miach, who is declared dead.

Thirteen years later, now a high-ranking inspector of Helix—an organization affiliated with WHO to monitor military conflicts—Tuan is sent back to Japan after her drug smuggling activities in the Niger warzone are discovered by senior Helix inspector Oscar Stauffenberg. On her first day back to the country she tried running away from, thousands of people simultaneously commit suicide. Tuan is now in charge of investigating this wave of mass suicide and exposing the terrorist organization behind the unprecedented attack.

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Harmony won the Platinum Grand Prize at the 2016 Future Film Festival held in Italy.

The film has been dubbed in English, French, German, Italian, and Russian. It was released on Blu-ray and DVD by Funimation on September 6, 2016 in North America and by Anime Limited on November 7. 2016 in the UK.

Characters & Voice Actors

Étaín, Gabrielle

Watanabe, Akeno

Mihie, Reiko

Mori, Chiaki

Woll, Uwe

Ono, Atsushi

Saeki, Keita


Vasilov, Elijah

Miki, Shinichiro


Kurosaki, Shizuka
Assistant Producer
Endou, Tetsuya
Assistant Producer


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Ending Theme

"Ghost of a smile" by EGOIST


Feb 9, 2022
If you stumbled across this looking for WLW content, just go ahead and watch it. The lesbian relationship is explicit without comphet or male pandering. No sexualization of minors -- a few flashbacks to when the main characters were in highschool, but no out-of-place fanservice. It's a jet-setting action movie with secret societies, dystopian/utopian commentary, and themes on human nature. It's an enjoyable piece to keep in your collection of WLW content that isn't slice-of-life or high-school-based. Not going to win awards on originality. It tries to do a lot, and succeeds about as much as any major blockbuster does. I'll watch again to pass ...
Oct 9, 2021
Mixed Feelings
This anime is very relevant for today in the age of global pandemic and, in my opinion, it presents a logical model for the future society, in which death would be a curable decease and, as a result, human death and potential instability from it would be the ultimate central problem of society.

The social system and technocratic centralisation envisioned would definitely not be the only way a society could organise itself based on an ultimate value and veneration of life, and the film is a bit pessimistic, focusing on risks and not the perfection - it's a shame that authors showed the future of ...
Nov 4, 2017
TRIGGER WARNING FOR HARMONY: Many suicides are shown on screen, rape is discussed in relative detail

Story (1/10): The story was comprised of the MC being info-dumped by everyone, even if the person giving the information isn't doing it out of their own interest. The story uses suicide as a plot device, pretending (at the same time) that it is both poetic, and a casual part of life. In reality, suicide is neither of those things. Harmony comments how books can cause suicide imitations if the suicide is described in detail, yet has no problem whatsoever showing full suicide scenes within the movie. Harmony's plot itself ...

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