Forum Settings
Forums
#1
Dec 13, 2017 1:06 AM
News Team
Overkilled Red

Offline
Joined: Aug 2013
Posts: 5906
At a press conference held at the Toho headquarter in Tokyo on Wednesday, an anime film by director Mamoru Hosoda (Ookami Kodomo no Ame to Yuki) titled Mirai no Mirai (Mirai from the Future) was announced. The film is scheduled to open in Japanese theaters on July 20, 2018.

Synopsis
The film centers on Kun-chan, a spoiled four-year-old boy in a small house in a corner of a certain city. When his little sister Mirai is born, he feels that his little sister has deprived him of their parents' affection, and is overwhelmed by a series of first experiences. Amidst his new life, he meets an older version of his little sister Mirai, who has come from the future.

Staff
Director, Script: Mamoru Hosoda
Animation Director: Hiroyuki Aoyama (Toki wo Kakeru Shoujo), Ayako Hata (Summer Wars key animation)
Art Director: Takashi Oomori (Coquelicot-zaka kara), Youhei Takamatsu (Bakemono no Ko)
Producer: Yuuichirou Saito (Piano no Mori)
Studio: Studio Chizu

Trailer


Official site: http://mirai-no-mirai.jp

Source: Comic Natalie

Mirai no Mirai on MAL
Modified by tsubasalover, Dec 15, 2017 7:28 PM
 
#2
Dec 13, 2017 1:08 AM

Offline
Joined: Apr 2016
Posts: 10923
Why is there always time travel.
 
#3
Dec 13, 2017 1:09 AM

Offline
Joined: Aug 2015
Posts: 888
Looks nice, but might not watch any time soon,
 
#4
Dec 13, 2017 1:12 AM

Offline
Joined: Apr 2012
Posts: 1126
A boy who meets his imouto from the future, who has now become cute neesan? Out of context it sounds like a teasing plot for a romantic light novel, lol. But I will still wait for it, as it promises to be a good family film.

Level of my english is still too poor, so ask not particularly angry because of my terrible grammar.
 
#5
Dec 13, 2017 1:13 AM

Offline
Joined: Apr 2015
Posts: 215
This sounds really interesting. I'm always excited for Hosoda's movies.
Signature removed. Please follow the signature rules, as defined in the Site & Forum Guidelines.
 
#6
Dec 13, 2017 1:27 AM

Offline
Joined: Oct 2013
Posts: 1067
Swagernator said:
Why is there always time travel.


I'm no expert, but possibly because of the popularity of Yasutaka Tsutsui's famous SF novel, The Girl Who Leapt Through Time? I think it's considered a classic in Japan. Hosoda also filmed that one.
 
#7
Dec 13, 2017 1:29 AM

Offline
Joined: Apr 2014
Posts: 3165
Lol, I thought the title was "Future of Future"/ Future's Future.
This might be good, I'll check it out when available.
Haters always gonna hate.
 
#8
Dec 13, 2017 1:31 AM

Offline
Joined: Jul 2013
Posts: 875
Looks good to me :)
 
#9
Dec 13, 2017 1:34 AM

Offline
Joined: Nov 2011
Posts: 104195
Sounds good to me. I'm personally looking forward to Mamoru Hosoda's next work and this has potential from what's shown so far.
 
Dec 13, 2017 1:35 AM

Offline
Joined: Feb 2015
Posts: 619
Swagernator said:
Why is there always time travel.

well at least it's better than yet another Isekai movie or anime. Seriously why is there always a transported to a different world anime.

But seriously looking forward to it. Loved wolf children.
 
Dec 13, 2017 1:47 AM

Online
Joined: Jan 2013
Posts: 2068
Wow, sounds really interesting. Looking forward to it.
 
Dec 13, 2017 1:51 AM

Offline
Joined: Sep 2009
Posts: 2149
Actually, the film was announced a fewf months ago (in May more precisely) with synopsis.

They just showed PV and announced details now.
Modified by Nachtwandler_21, Dec 13, 2017 1:55 AM
 
Dec 13, 2017 2:00 AM

Offline
Joined: Feb 2017
Posts: 156
Time travel? again? nevermind, It has to be worth watching
 
Dec 13, 2017 2:26 AM

Offline
Joined: Mar 2016
Posts: 1397
He always make kids stuff, I guess Studio Ghibli loves kids.
......................
 
Dec 13, 2017 2:43 AM

Offline
Joined: Jan 2016
Posts: 843
It seems more simplistic in premise than his previous work, & that's good. Maybe this time Hosada can focus more on making sure the script written well.
 
Dec 13, 2017 2:47 AM
❤Genki Girl❤

Offline
Joined: May 2013
Posts: 27460
Well I doubt it'll reach Kimi no Na wa's levels exactly but I'll watch it at least

A cuddle a day keeps the pouting away~
Hit me up if you want someone to flirt with for a bit ^^
"Holding hands is just the first step to getting pregnant"
 
Dec 13, 2017 3:12 AM

Offline
Joined: Jan 2017
Posts: 1076
NOICE. i will definitely watch this one. i like hosoda's directing style.
 
Dec 13, 2017 3:31 AM
~AifureBesto~

Offline
Joined: Nov 2012
Posts: 8534
Hope it'll be better than Bakemono no Ko which I wasn't a big fan of.

 
Dec 13, 2017 3:31 AM

Offline
Joined: Jul 2015
Posts: 3421
Time travel is nice but considering how meh Toki wo Kakeru Shoujo was I don't have much expectations, let's see it it ends up being good.
 
Dec 13, 2017 4:29 AM

Offline
Joined: Sep 2014
Posts: 191
The premise and trailer look quite adorable! I'll be sure to check it out.
 
Dec 13, 2017 4:32 AM

Offline
Joined: Apr 2017
Posts: 11
Looking forward to this one!
Hope 2018 will give us good movies like 2017 did.
 
Dec 13, 2017 6:11 AM

Offline
Joined: Aug 2013
Posts: 1038
I'm SO excited! I loved the way he pulled off Girl Who Leapt Through Time, so even if the premise of this one sounds typical, I'm sure Hosoda will do it in a heartwarming and interesting way.
 
Dec 13, 2017 6:14 AM

Offline
Joined: Mar 2015
Posts: 1324
This movie was made for me.
 
Dec 13, 2017 6:28 AM

Online
Joined: Mar 2015
Posts: 25313
bakemono no ko was decent, not as great as wolf children... but look like it try to be wolf children one? aren't bakemono no ko is much more succesful?
"If taking responsibility for a mistake that cannot be undone means death, it's not that hard to die. At least, not as hard as to live on."
 
Dec 13, 2017 6:31 AM
Offline
Joined: Jun 2014
Posts: 1
The cover art looks like The Girl Who Leapt Through Time rotated 180 degrees combined with Sakasama No Patema :p
 
Dec 13, 2017 7:07 AM

Offline
Joined: Feb 2016
Posts: 2379
Another movie that includes time travel for the shitty feels attempt, ridden to the brim with plot holes and inconsistencies. Bring it on Japan.
 
Dec 13, 2017 8:00 AM

Offline
Joined: Jan 2017
Posts: 390
Personally, I wasn't a fan of The Girl Who Leapt Through Time, but for those who were, this will definitely be right up their alley! So while I most likely won't watch it, I am happy that it is being produced for the numerous TGWLTT fans
 
Dec 13, 2017 8:53 AM

Offline
Joined: May 2011
Posts: 4127
Seems interesting. I'm always up for a nice family Anime.
 
Dec 13, 2017 9:01 AM
Offline
Joined: Jul 2017
Posts: 7
Waiting eagerly for this movie:)
most of Hosoda's movies have a quit stamp that makes me relax.
 
Dec 13, 2017 9:47 AM

Offline
Joined: Dec 2015
Posts: 1761
Yay, more Hosoda!!! I love his movies.
 
Dec 13, 2017 10:37 AM

Online
Joined: Dec 2015
Posts: 4753
Any word on Sadamoto's possible implication as a chaa-designer??

youseiki said:
He always make kids stuff, I guess Studio Ghibli loves kids.
......................


It's called a "family movie" and isn't coming form Ghibli.
 
Dec 13, 2017 2:05 PM
SDF-1 Macaron

Online
Joined: Aug 2016
Posts: 1161
The names for anime are getting even more dull as time goes on.
Favourite Quote
The only ones who should kill—are those who are prepared to be killed
 
Dec 13, 2017 4:34 PM
</denied>

Offline
Joined: Jul 2017
Posts: 3075
Hosoda can do better than this. Not saying it won't be good but it sounds samey and not as fantastical as some of his other films were going.
 
Dec 13, 2017 4:42 PM

Offline
Joined: Feb 2016
Posts: 511
Not sure what to think of this tbh. Looks rather 'meh' than 'good' according to the trailer & the synopsis.
 
Dec 13, 2017 9:43 PM
:D

Offline
Joined: Jul 2012
Posts: 1795
Got me at Mamoru Hosoda. It doesn't seem too interesting yet, but unless the reviews are terrible, I'll definitely be watching this.
 
Dec 14, 2017 10:25 AM

Offline
Joined: Dec 2015
Posts: 12232
I can't wait to see what Hosoda will do this time!
 
Dec 14, 2017 5:15 PM

Offline
Joined: Oct 2017
Posts: 101
Nice! A new Hosoda's film is always welcome.
 
Dec 14, 2017 6:38 PM

Offline
Joined: Jun 2016
Posts: 1612
Whoa.. the sypnosis sounds damn good(more interesting than kimi no na wa)! I want to know more so I will be looking forward to this!
 
Dec 14, 2017 9:49 PM
~ Nyan-chan ~

Offline
Joined: Jun 2014
Posts: 6335
More Mamoru Hosoda is nice.

Though I do hope that its handled better than The Girl Who Lepth through Time since I didn't liked that film that much.
 
Dec 21, 2017 12:40 PM

Offline
Joined: Mar 2014
Posts: 135
I can't wait to see it!
 
Mar 14, 12:23 AM

Offline
Joined: Feb 2015
Posts: 108
Aquamirror said:
Another movie that includes time travel for the shitty feels attempt, ridden to the brim with plot holes and inconsistencies. Bring it on Japan.


This takes the cake as the most pompous and idiotic comment on this thread. Congratulations.

Also, what's with the "meh" feelings on TGWLTT? It's legit one of his best films. Now Boy and the Beast, that I can understand being underwhelmed by. I enjoyed it, but it felt messier and less strongly put together than his previous works. I really hope Mirai can live up to the quality bar he set with Wolf Children and Summer Wars.
Modified by AnimEva, Mar 14, 12:27 AM
 
Apr 5, 6:02 PM
News Team
Offline
Joined: Nov 2007
Posts: 25147
Tatsurou Yamashita to perform OP and ED
OP: "Mirai no Theme (ミライのテーマ)"
ED: in production
https://natalie.mu/comic/news/276807
I Two Syaorans from Tsubasa RESERVoir CHRoNiCLE and TRC!!!