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Original Anime Film 'Kimi wa Kanata' Reveals Staff, Supporting Cast

by ImperfectBlue
Oct 11, 11:25 PM | 6 Comments
The official website for Digital Network Animation's anime film Kimi wa Kanata revealed the final five cast members, additional staff, a full-length promotional video, and a key visual (pictured) on Monday.

Mori Obaachan: Mari Natsuki (Sen to Chihiro no Kamikakushi)
Mogari: Naoto Takenaka (Ping Pong live-action film)
Orika: Anna Tsuchiya (Nana)
Sachi Miyamasu: Nobuko Sendou (Natsuzora live-action drama)
Lost Item Attendant: Takehiro Kimoto (TKO comedy duo)

Actors Honoka Matsumoto (Kimi to, Nami ni Noretara) and Toshiki Seto (Cheer Danshi!! live-action film) star as Mio Miyamasu and Arata Kishimo, respectively.

Original Character Design: Haaon
Chief Animation Director, Character Design: Tomoyuki Abe (Higuarashi no Naku Koro ni Kira)
Animation Producer: Takashi Asami (Zoku Owarimonogatari episode director)
Art Director: Shinji Katahira (Haibane Renmei)
Color Design: Mizuho Yamada
Director of Photography: Yutaka Nagaushi (B-gata H-kei)
Editing: Masahiro Gotou (Shoujo Shuumatsu Ryokou)
Sound Director: Yoshinobu Sena (Vampire Holmes theme song)
Music: Tatsuhiko Saiki (Otome Game no Hametsu Flag shika Nai Akuyaku Reijou ni Tensei shiteshimatta...)
Music Producer: Kagenobu Kuwabata (Nobou no Shiro live-action film)
Effects: Yasuyuki Konno (Ookami Kodomo no Ame to Yuki sound effects)

Rock band Saji—formerly known as phatmans after school—are credited with the film's theme song, "Shunkan Dramatic," which is featured in the new promotional video.

Kimi wa Kanata is written and directed by Yoshinobu Sena (Neko mo, Onda-ke, Vampire Holmes). The original anime will premiere in theaters across Japan on November 27.


Source: Comic Natalie

6 Comments Recent Comments

I confess that I don't expect much from this film, but I will definitely watch it.

2 hours ago by Kinyoubi

another boy meets girl story fuckin telling?
I can tell that the story is cheap
its just that the art looks a bit expansive
oh yeah, its a Movie
alright alright...

Oct 15, 1:57 PM by Gakuto_Gozaru

kimi no nawa version 4.0

Oct 12, 4:17 AM by RayReynolds

The staff looks good but the anime gives off an vibe I don't like. I can't pinpoint exactly what it is, but it stresses me the hell out.

Oct 12, 1:50 AM by wape

so you have high schoolers, romance and magic in another world. Count me in, looks cute, a sorta movie you would watch with your partner at a small theatre on a saturday evening.

Oct 12, 1:35 AM by Catalano

RIP jesus F*CKING christ. That shit came out of nowhere. When he was holding the phone I thought it would be a Keit-ai deus ex machina.

Oct 12, 12:31 AM by ChartTopper60

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