Makoto Shinkai (your title., Weathering With You) revealed the title heroine’s seen, a nonetheless, and the November 11 opening for his first new film in three years, Suzume no Tojimari (truly, Suzume’s Door-Locking), on Saturday.


The film’s nonetheless reveals Suzume from behind, strolling to what appears to be a former scorching spring metropolis. The teaser video for the film will debut on the TOHO Movie channel on YouTube on Sunday, April 10 at 8:00 p.m. (7:00 a.m. EDT).

Shinkai describes Suzume no Tojimari as a up to date journey story, an movement film, and a freeway movie. The story follows Suzume, a 17-year-old woman from a quiet Kyūshū metropolis who meets a youthful man looking for a door. They uncover a door inside ruins throughout the mountain, and Suzume opens it. Soon, further doorways begin to open spherical Japan, bringing disasters from the other facet. The film depicts Suzume’s liberation and improvement, as she closes the doorways which is likely to be inflicting disaster.

Shinkai acknowledged that three vital elements in regards to the film are that it is a freeway movie spherical Japan, a story about “closing doors” fairly than opening them, and a motive to go to the film present. He elaborated that closing doorways can check with tying unfastened ends or ending one factor.

Shinkai is directing the film and writing the screenplay. He could be credited with the distinctive story. Masayoshi Tanaka (your title., Weathering With You) is designing the characters. Kenichi Tsuchiya (your title., Garden of Words) is the animation director. Takumi Tanji (Children Who Chase Lost Voices) is the paintings director. CoMix Wave Films and Story Inc. are producing the movie. TOHO is distributing the film.

The staff deliberate out the enterprise from January to March of 2020, developed the script from April to August of that yr, and drafted the storyboards from September 2020 to December 2021. The exact animation manufacturing began in April 20221 and is fixed so far.

Shinkai’s latest film, Weathering With You, opened in Japan in July 2019. The film grew to develop into the #7 highest-earning residence film of all time in Japan (now #8 after Demon Slayer – Kimetsu no Yaiba – The Movie: Mugen Train), and was the highest-grossing film in Japan in 2019.

Shinkai’s your title. film opened in Japan in August 2016, and has develop to be the fifth highest-grossing film of all time in Japan, the third highest-grossing Japanese film, and the third highest-grossing anime film.

Shinkai’s completely different works embody 5 Centimeters Per Second, Voices of a Distant Star, She and Her Cat, The Place Promised in Our Early Days, The Garden of Words, and Children Who Chase Lost Voices.

Sources: Suzume no Tojimari film’s website, Mantan Web