Goodbye, DonGlees! UK Premiere on the seventy fifth Edinburgh Worldwide Movie Pageant
Date: 2022 July 20 19:55
Posted by Joe
The nice of us from Anime Limited have despatched us particulars about Goodbye, DonGlees! The movie is a coming of age story a couple of group of teenagers and their little adventures which they’ve referred to as Don Glees.
This movie sounds very promising, not least because it’s from Atsuko Ishizuka who directed the really fantastic A Place Additional Than the Universe anime sequence. We won’t understate how a lot we loved the teenage antics and quest to get to Antarctica of this heartfelt sequence. To be trustworthy the press launch had as at that. If Goodbye, DonGlees! is half nearly as good a A Place Additional Than the Universe we’ll be in for an actual deal with. We’re contemplating reserving some practice tickets to shoot as much as Edinburgh simply to see it.
The movie’s UK Premiere is because of hit the seventy fifth Edinburgh International Film Festival on Tuesday sixteenth August 2022 and might be proven once more on Friday nineteenth August 2022. It is going to additionally obtain a wider theatrical launch within the UK and Eire later this 12 months.
Press launch as follows:
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
INSPIRING COMING-OF-AGE ANIME “GOODBYE, DONGLEES!” GETS UK PREMIERE AT #EIFF22
Discover a world past adolescence from the director of “A Place Additional Than the Universe” at Edinburgh Worldwide Movie Pageant!
London, UK, 20 July 2022 – There is not any time extra thrilling but poignant than the top of youth: once we weigh up what’s really particular to us and grow to be conscious of the broader world outdoors our humble hometowns. This fond farewell to childhood is on the coronary heart of Goodbye, DonGlees!, !, a coming-of-age journey that Anime Restricted are excited to carry to new horizons with the movie’s UK Premiere on the seventy fifth Edinburgh Worldwide Pageant on sixteenth August 2022, with the movie’s director Atsuko Ishizuka in attendance! Goodbye, DonGlees! will obtain a wider theatrical launch within the UK and Eire later this 12 months.
Outcast by their classmates, youngsters Roma, Toto and Drop discovered one another and have become the tightly knit friendship group dubbed the “DonGlees”. Nonetheless, after assembly up for one final summer time firework present collectively, they discover themselves blamed for a close-by forest fireplace. Believing a wayward drone to be the one method of proving their innocence, the trio head into the agricultural mountains, and alongside frightful bears and threatening waterfalls, discover that rising up is perhaps taking them down totally different paths in life.
A narrative of embracing youthful journey punctuated by emotional soul-searching, Goodbye, DonGlees! embodies the hallmarks that led director Atsuko Ishizuka’s 2018 anime sequence A Place Additional Than the Universe to essential acclaim, with the New York Instances naming it one of many Finest Worldwide Exhibits of the 12 months. Ishizuka has additionally beforehand directed the extremely fashionable fantasy anime sequence No Sport. No Life, and its theatrical prequel No Sport, No Life the Film: Zero.
Teen misfits Roma, Toto, and Drop name themselves the “Don Glees,” a casual title for his or her yard adventures. At some point, when the trio will get blamed for a close-by forest fireplace, they set off into the woods to show their innocence. As catastrophe strikes their expedition, tensions flare between the chums as they understand that rising up has taken them on wildly totally different paths in life.
Director Atsuko Ishizuka follows up her critically acclaimed sequence A Place Additional Than the Universe along with her first unique function movie. With luminescent animation and luxurious backdrops, Goodbye, Don Glees! is a young coming-of-age story in regards to the fearlessness of being younger and the bittersweet journey of self-discovery.
Goodbye, DonGlees! might be proven at Edinburgh Worldwide Movie Pageant on Tuesday sixteenth and Friday nineteenth August 2022 , with the director in attendance for the previous screening solely. The movie might be proven in Japanese with English subtitles.
For extra info and to e-book tickets, please go to https://www.edfilmfest.org.uk/
About Atsuko Ishizuka:
Atsuko Ishizuka started making many movies whereas attending the Aichi College of the Arts. She joined Madhouse in 2004 and labored as a manufacturing assistant whereas taking up her first job as director for a music video for Tsuki no Waltz (The Moon Waltz) on NHK tv’s Minna no Uta (Everybody’s Songs). Miss Ishizuka went on to direct many works at Madhouse. She directed the tv sequence No Sport, No Life, Hanayamata, Prince of Stride: Different, her first theatrical movie No Sport, No Life the Film: Zero in 2017, and the full-length unique animated movie, A Place Additional Than The Universe in 2018.
About Anime Restricted:
Based mostly out of Glasgow, Anime Restricted is Europe’s premiere distributor for Japanese animation, famend for bespoke collector’s editions of fan-favourite anime and soundtracks, connecting Western audiences with creators throughout languages and oceans, and serving to to carry anime entrance and centre in cinemas. Anime Restricted proudly produces releases from the largest franchises in anime together with Cowboy Bebop, Assault on Titan, NEON GENESIS EVANGELION, Cellular Swimsuit Gundam, Tokyo Ghoul, Your Title, Weathering With You, Mirai, BELLE and JUJUTSU KAISEN.
Supply: Anime Limited