The movie gets a preview in Annecy
GKIDS On Tuesday, it announced that it had acquired the North American distribution rights to the anime film Shinichi Ishizuka‘s anime“>blue giant The manga will be released in theaters later this year. The film is getting a major advance screening at the 2023 Annecy International Animated Film Festival, which takes place this week.
The film premiered on February 17, and earned 116,561,020 yen (about $867,600 USD) in its first three days. The film has grossed over 1 billion yen as of April 9.
Yuzuru Tachikawa (anime“>Death paradeAll three seasons anime“>Mob Psycho 100And anime“>Deca Dance) directed the film in the studio hazelnut. number 8ed anime“>blue giant manga and story director anime“>blue giant super high wrote the script. TOHO animation You distribute the movie.
World famous pianist Hiromi Ohara He composed the original music performed by the jazz trio in the movie JASS, and also played the piano for the character Yukinori Sawabe. Saxophonist Tomoaki Papa He played saxophone for Day’s character. Shawn IchuakaDrummer Millennium Parade Drumming band by Shunji Tamada.
Seven Seas Entertainment Publishes 10 volumes of Ishizuka anime“>blue giant The manga series is in five omnibus volumes, describing the story:
Miyamoto Dai, a student with a taste for basketball, changes his life the first time he sees a live jazz performance. The amazing music struck a chord in him, and he immediately decided to devote himself to the saxophone. He has no skills, no formal training, and no idea what he’s up against, but his obsession drives him to play that instrument day in and day out. Will the passion be enough to become the player of his dreams? This award-winning manga from Shinichi IshizukaCollected into a five-volume omnibus for the first time in English, it is a perfect drama about the power of music.
Ishizuka (anime“>Gaku – Mina no Yama) launched the manga in anime“>Great comedian in May 2013, and ended in August 2016. The manga was nominated for the 8th Manga Taisho Awards in 2015, as well as the 9th Awards in 2016. The manga won the Grand Prize in the Manga section of the 20th Japan Media Arts Festival Awards in 2017.
Then Ishizuka fired anime“>blue giant super high manga sequel in anime“>Great comedian in September 2016, and ended in April 2020. The manga has had 10 volumes.
Ishizuka has launched a new manga series titled anime“>blue giant explorer in anime“>Great comedian in May 2020.
the anime“>blue giant The manga series has a cumulative total of 10 million copies in circulation.
This year Annecy takes place from June 11 to 17 in the French city of the same name.
Source: press release
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