GKIDS launched on Thursday that it may show the distinctive fast anime Deiji Meets Girl (“Deji” Meets Girl) in theaters this yr.

The anime premeired on October 1 “in the tail end of the Super Animeism” block on MBS, TBS, and 26 completely different affiliated stations. The anime had 12 90-second weekly episodes.

The anime had its worldwide premiere as a closing-day screening of Montreal’s twenty fifth Fantasia International Film Festival ultimate August.

The wondrous story is about in motion one summer time season when Maise Higa, a listless first-year highschool woman who works part-time on the doorway desk of her family’s resort in Okinawa, meets an “Ichirō Suzuki,” a mysterious youth who obtained right here alone from Tokyo as a resort customer. Since Suzuki’s arrival, “dëji” points have been going down spherical Maise, like fish swimming throughout the room or an infinite banyan tree smashing through the resort ceiling. (“Dëji” is an Okinawan phrase which suggests “totally” or “very.”)

Kiyono Yasuno voices the precept character Maise Higa in the anime.

Tatsuyuki Kobayashi voices the character Ichirō Suzuki.

Ushio Tazawa (chief animation director for Makoto Shinkai works equal to The Place Promised in Our Early Days) directed the anime at LIDEN FILMS. Tazawa moreover tailor-made the distinctive characters designs by sequence script supervisor and Okinawan illustrator Akane Malbeni (Side-By-Side Dreamers, DAOKO‘s CD jacket paintings and music video character designs) for animation.

Norifumi Okuno and Kaori Akatsu desgined the props. Miu Miyamoto directed the paintings, and Kunio Tsujita was the color key artist. Yoshimasa Yamazaki was the 3D director. Mitsuyoshi Yamamoto was the compositing director of photographs, and Kiyomi Yamada (EditZ) was the editor. Ryousuke Naya directed the sound at Studio Mouse, and Hiroshi Nakamura composed the music. The distinctive story is credited to “Naminoue Seinendan.”

Source: GKIDS‘ Twitter account