The employees for the live-action film adaptation of Mizuki Tsujimura‘s Anime Supremacy! (Haken Anime!) novel began streaming an “anime will change the world” trailer for the film on Monday. The video will stream until June 30.


The film will open on May 20.

Kōhei Yoshino is directing the final live-action film, and Yōsuke Masaike is writing the script. Toei Tokyo Film Studio is filming the work, and Toei will distribute the film. The film stars Riho Yoshioka, Tomoya Nakamura, Tasuku Emoto, and Machiko Ono.

The film may even attribute in-story anime initiatives that will attribute the work of two utterly totally different real-life employees.

Azuma Tani (Thermae Romae, Waka Okami wa Shōgakusei!) is directing the “Soundback: Sō no Ishi” anime that will appear inside the film. Manga creator and illustrator Eisaku Kubonouchi (Carole & Tuesday) is designing the characters. Takayuki Yanase (Mobile Suit Gundam 00) is the mechanical designer.

Similarly, Takashi Otsuka (One Piece Stampede, Glitter Force) is directing the “Unmei Sensen Liddell Light” anime that will appear inside the film. Takahiro Kishida (Durarara!!, Baccano!) is designing the characters.

The band Genie High performs the film’s theme music “Eclair.” Marika Kōno, a real-life voice actress who performs the fictional voice actress Aoi Gunno inside the story, contributed to the theme music as a customer vocalist. Yuuki Kaji, Megumi Han, Rie Takahashi, and Kana Hanazawa — who voice the film’s in-story anime sequences — moreover contributed background yells to the theme music.

Vertical launched the novel in October 2017. Kodansha USA Publishing describes the story:

Japanese animation—the globally acclaimed, family-friendly theatrical choices are the exception comparatively than the rule for a TV-oriented enterprise that has been pushed into late-night slots in an interval of fragmented audiences. When solely three titles amongst fifty may flip a income, topping the charts is hardly an overambitious purpose.
Yet as three women, a producer, a director, and an animator, survive in a enterprise infamous for its murderous schedules, demoralizing compromises, and incorrigible males, moments of uplift emerge in opposition to all odds—and the best way. More than solely a window into an leisure space of curiosity, here’s a kickass ode to work.

Magazine House printed the novel in Japan with illustrations by CLAMP in August 2014.

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