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Hosoda Mamoru's New Film 'Ookami Kodomo no Ame to Yuki' Announced

by dtshyk
Dec 13, 2011 12:07 AM | 30 Comments
According to the official website, Hosoda Mamoru's new movie "Ookami Kodomo no Ame to Yuki" was announced to be premiered in July 2012.

Ookamikodomo official website

Director and Original Work: Hosoda Mamoru
Script: Okudera Satoko ("Summer Wars", "Toki wo Kakeru Shoujo")
Character Design: Sadamoto Yoshiyuki

Hana is a 19-year-old college student. She falls in love with a werewolf and has two children (ookamikodomo), Ame and Yuki. The four live quietly in a corner of a city, but Hana decides to move to the countryside when the father werewolf suddenly dies.
Hosoda will depict the 13 year-long story of the family from the encounter of Hana and the werewolf till the independence of the two children.

Ookami Kodomo no Ame to Yuki on MAL

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Will check out, could be good.

Apr 9, 2012 8:16 PM by Pullman

"Bestiality? Jolly Good!"

Tokikake director, so might be worth a look. Though the movie style looks like a huge departure from the manga.

Apr 9, 2012 7:31 PM by TheWanderingEye

the theme is not really my cup of tea. but one ( at least me ) does not simply pass on hosoda's work

Apr 1, 2012 1:48 PM by gleedisgood

seishi-sama said:
Looks like Hosoda finally got his hands on that stuff so many of the anime directors are smoking...

Feb 14, 2012 3:40 AM by Osuuki

This definitely sounds intriguing, looking forward to it!

Dec 14, 2011 7:18 AM by Pullman

Awful synopsis. Of course, this is Hosoda we're talking about here. I'm sure it'll be a great movie.

Dec 13, 2011 11:02 PM by Mormegil

Will definitely be watching! :D

Dec 13, 2011 8:45 PM by sillyker0nian

Sounds interesting. Definetly sounds original, and I'm loving the staff. I'll certainly be watching this. ^^=

Dec 13, 2011 5:26 PM by Forest-kun

Sounds interesting, will watch.

Dec 13, 2011 9:59 AM by Aozure

It's Hosoda, it will be great, can't wait to watch it.

Dec 13, 2011 8:11 AM by mitamaking

dtshyk said:
when the father werewolf suddenly dies.

The film isn't made yet and I'm already in tears...
On other hand Summer Wars and Toki wo Kakeru Shoujo were great, so this deserves watching.

Dec 13, 2011 8:06 AM by xHarmonia

AlexSadist-sama said:
Falling in love with a werewolf.. sounds kinda intriguing.

I guess Hana liked the doggy's style...
Anyway, I'll check it out. Might be good.

Dec 13, 2011 7:23 AM by SurferDude

think i might give it a try

Dec 13, 2011 7:19 AM by Mr_Gutts

Sounded like Twilight for a while there, but seeing as it's about her living with two wolf children it actually sounds interesting. And Summer Wars was great, definitely watching this.

Dec 13, 2011 6:38 AM by OrochiPL

Could be interesting. I love both Summer Wars and The Girl Who Leapt Through Time, so hopefully it's at least half as good.

Dec 13, 2011 6:21 AM by holypoop

Hosoda Mamoru *A* My favorite. Will definitely look forward to.

Dec 13, 2011 5:58 AM by Kurimu-chan

I was like 'uhh okay' at the description at first, but then I read 'The theme of the film is the love between parents and children.'. I need this in my life now ;_;

Dec 13, 2011 5:11 AM by lostmymusic

LightningRamiel said:
Wolf Children of the Rain and Snow?

Technically, it's the other way around. Rain and Snow of the Wolf Children.
But since Ame and Yuki are the names of the characters, you can figure out the actual meaning I guess.

Dec 13, 2011 2:07 AM by seishi-sama

Wolf Children of the Rain and Snow?

Well, I've liked all his other stuff so far. I'll keep it on the radar.

Dec 13, 2011 2:02 AM by LightningRamiel

Sounds alright, I will give this a try for sure. xD

Dec 13, 2011 1:43 AM by OriginANIME

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