Makoto Shinkai’s Your Name To Hit Theatres in Japan This August
Renowned Anime Movie Director Makoto Shinkai (5 Centimeters Per Second, Garden of Words) is up with another beautiful flick entitled ‘Your Name.’ The movie will open in Japan in August 2016 and hit select theatres in the international market later.
Here’s the Synopsis by MAL:
The story is set one month after a comet has fallen for the first time in a thousand years in Japan. Mitsuha, a high school girl living in the countryside, wants to live in the city because she is tired of life in the country. Then, there’s Taki. He’s a high school student living in Tokyo with his friends while working as a part-timer at an Italian restaurant. He also has a strong interest in fine arts involving architecture. One day, Mitsuha dreams of herself as a young man. On the other hand, Taki also has a dream where he is a female student attending high school in the countryside. What’s the secret behind their dreams?
This is his first film after Children Who Chase Lost Voices which will be greater than 60 minutes. Additionally, the characters will designed by Masayoshi Tanaka (anohana, The Anthem of the Heart, Toradora!) and will be Animated by CoMix Wave Films.