CoMix Wave Films, Story Inc. and TOHO announced on Tuesday that RADWIMPS will score Suzume ( or literally, Suzume door lock), Shinkai Makoto first new film in three years.
and Shinkai have worked with Shinkai before and
anime movies. Hollywood film composers living in Seattle, Ren Nei and Ma (, ) will rate the movie along with RADWIMPS. The companies also revealed that TikTok performer
Toaka performed the theme song “Suzume” previewed in the previous trailer.
CoMix Wave Films Description Story:
On the other side of the door, is the full time-
17-Yearsuzume tour begins with a quiet in Kyushu In the small town of Suzume, she meets a young man who tells her, “I’m looking for a door.” What Suzume finds is a weathered door, standing upright in the rubble, as if it were shielded from any catastrophe. Seemingly captivated by its power, Suzume reaches for the handle…
The doors all over Japan begin one by one Open one by one, wreaking havoc on anyone nearby. Suzume must close these portals to prevent further disasters.
In that realm, it seems that all the time is integrated in the sky——
Fascinated by this mysterious door, Suzume’s journey is about to begin.
Makoto Shinkai said , three important points about the film is that it’s a road movie around Japan, a story about “closing the door” instead of opening it, and a reason to visit a movie theater. He elaborates that closing the door can refer to the loose end of the relationship or accomplish something.
Actress Hara Naka voiced the heroine Iwato Suzume in the film. Hara competed with more than 1 450 other applicants for the role in the audition, her first voice acting characters in anime.
SixTONES Idol Group member Hokuto Matsunura is also dubbed for the first time in the film, playing the role of Munakata Sota, a young man who sets out on a journey with him. Suzume is the “Master of Closing the Door”. Shinkai personally reviewed Matsunura’s audition for the role of the young man who “turned into a chair in the end.” Shinkai cited Matsumura’s eloquent “inner richness” when choosing the singer for the role.
The movie will be released in Japan in November . The film will have IMAX screenings, which will open concurrently with regular screenings. Makoto Shinkai also wrote a novel 24 for the movie that will be released in August.
Crunchyroll,Sony Pictures Entertainment and Wild Bunch International will release this worldwide Movies, except back in Asia 2023. Crunchyroll will handle North American releases, while Crunchyroll and Sony Pictures Entertainment will be responsible for distribution in Latin America, South America, Australia, New Zealand, Middle East, Africa and parts of Europe. Crunchyroll , Sony Pictures Entertainment and Wild Bunch International will release the film in French- and German-speaking Europe.
Shinkai (, ) is directing the film and writing the script. He is also considered an original story.
Avon Tanaka (, ) are designing those characters.
Tsuchiya Kenichi (, ) is the animation director.
Takumi Tanji ( ) is the art director. CoMix Wave Films and Story Inc. are making this film . TOHO is releasing a movie.
Source: Press Releases