The official website of the Violet Evergarden Movie announced on Friday that the film's release date has been postponed. The film was initially scheduled to open on January 10, 2020.
The production committee behind the film apologized for the delay, stating it is still in production but that they hope fans will appreciate the work when it comes to fruition. This news comes on the day of the premiere of Violet Evergarden Gaiden: Eien to Jidou Shuki Ningyou in Japan. The theatrical side story had its world premiere at Germany's AnimagiC convention with showings on August 3 and 4.