GKIDS Screens Hayao Miyazaki, Isao Takahata's Panda! Go, Panda! Anime Film in MayGKIDS launched on Monday that it is going to show Hayao Miyazaki and Isao Takahata‘s Panda! Go, Panda! (Panda Kopanda) and Panda! Go, Panda!: Rainy Day Circus anime motion pictures on the IFC Center in New York on May 6 and the Laemmle Theatres in Los Angeles on May 13. The agency moreover plans to show the film in further theaters.

The agency is releasing every motion pictures in Japanese and with an English dub in HD with newly restored colors in theaters and on home video this yr.

GKIDS describes the story:

Mimiko is a cheerful youthful woman who’s left on her private whereas her grandmother is away. When little Panny Panda and his father Papanda stumble into her home, Mimiko welcomes them in as her new family. Adventures ensue as Mimiko discovers the challenges of taking excellent care of her new cuddly friends. Directed by Isao Takahata and based on an thought by Hayao Miyazaki, Panda! Go, Panda! is an enthralling early-career conventional from two animation legends sooner than they co-founded the award-winning Studio Ghibli.

Takahata directed the 1972 family film Panda! Go, Panda! and the 1973 film Panda! Go, Panda!: Rainy Day Circus at Tokyo Movie Shinsha (now TMS Entertainment) sooner than occurring to co-found Studio Ghibli with Miyazaki and direct Grave of the Fireflies, Only Yesterday, and Pom Poko. Miyazaki obtained right here up with the distinctive thought for the first film and wrote every motion pictures.

Geneon Entertainment and Discotek Media have every launched the film on DVD in North America.

Source: Press launch