Makoto Shinkai (creator Your name film). Twitter account just revealed that he is working on another project. In the initial announcement made today, there is nothing else known about the upcoming project.
Note on Makoto Shinkai’s latest work
From 15/12 (Wednesday) 23:00
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– The movie “Your name. (@Kiminona_movie) December 11, 2021
However, Twitter fans are speculating (and hoping) that it will be another movie. Shinkai announced his surprise by saying: “This is an announcement that I will make a new announcement next week. “I’m sorry if I did a little deed!”
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The critics Your name The film is a romantic fantasy cartoon. Produced by CoMix Wave Films and released by Studio Toho. The story of the film revolves around a high school boy in Tokyo and a high school girl in the countryside who inexplicably start exchanging bodies. There is also a prequel light novel of the same name.
Shinkai’s latest film was The weather with you, was released in 2019. The film quickly became the # 8 highest grossing film in Japan since Demon Slayer: Mugen Train. Of Your name The film opened in Japan in August 2016. Since its release, your name. was the fifth highest grossing film of all time in Japan.
The film also holds the titles of the third highest grossing Japanese film and the third highest grossing anime film. The film grossed over 41.44 billion yen worldwide. The Your name The film also won Best Animated Feature at the 49th Sitges Film Festival. The film also has an average rating of 8.2 / 10 Rotten tomatoes.
Currently, the Your name The movie is available on Netflix, Amazon Prime, and Funimtion. There is also a live-action remake from Paramount Pictures currently in progress.
The creator of Your Name Shinkai will reveal his new work at TOHO’s Youtube channel on December 15 at 23:00 JST (9:00 AM EST). English subtitles for the video of the announcement will be added on December 16.
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