Pompo the Nice is (virtually) right here! Anime Restricted have introduced right now that the unabashed love letter to movie Pompo the Cinephile is coming to chose cinemas in the UK and Eire from twenty ninth June 2022. The movie will probably be proven in Japanese with English subtitles from that date, with an English-language dub premiering from thirtieth June 2022. The movie is rated 12A.
The primary characteristic movie by Studio CLAP, Pompo the Cinephile is customized from the manga sequence by Shogo Sugitani by director Takayuki Hirao (God Eater). The movie stars live-action actor Hiroya Shimizu (Chihayafuru‘s Akihito Sudō) as Gene Fini and Konomi Kohara (Kaguya-sama: Love is Warfare‘s Chika Fujiwara) because the titular Joelle Davidovich “Pompo” Pomponette.
(Embedded trailer was created for the movie’s North American launch)
Anime Restricted describe the movie’s story as follows:
Pompo is a gifted and gutsy producer in “Nyallywood,” the movie-making capital of the world. Though she’s identified for B-movies, at some point Pompo tells her movie-loving however apprehensive assistant Gene that he’ll direct her subsequent script: a fragile drama a few tormented creative genius, starring the legendary and Brando-esque actor Martin Braddock, and a younger actress searching for her first break. However when the manufacturing heads in direction of chaos, can Gene rise to Pompo’s problem, and succeed as a first-time director?
Directed by veteran animator Takayuki Hirao and produced by brand-new animation studio CLAP, Pompo the Cinephile is a rollicking, exuberant ode to the ability of the films, and the thrill and heartbreak of the artistic course of, as a brand new director and his workforce commit their lives to the pursuit of a “masterpiece.”
Pompo the Cinephile beforehand had its UK premiere on the Scotland Loves Anime movie competition in October 2021, earlier than seeing a restricted launch at their associated restricted screenings nationwide as a part of initiatives similar to We Love Anime and Sheffield Loves Anime. The movie was nominated for Finest Animated Characteristic – Impartial on the forty ninth Annie Awards.
For extra info and to e-book tickets, please go to www.pompofilm.co.uk