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THE BOY AND THE BEAST

バケモノの子

2015

Bakemono no ko

(c)2015 THE BOY AND THE BEAST FILM PARTNERS

(c)2015 THE BOY AND THE BEAST FILM PARTNERS

(c)2015 THE BOY AND THE BEAST FILM PARTNERS

(c)2015 THE BOY AND THE BEAST FILM PARTNERS

Release Date : July, 11th, 2015
Running Time : 119 min
Genre : Action/Adventure , Drama , Children/Family , Animation

Color : Color
Screening Format : DCP
Screen Size : -
Sound Processing : -

Screening Format with Subtitles

  • ・English (DCP, Blu-ray, DVD, HDCAM)

[ Directed by ] HOSODA Mamoru

[ Produced by ] SAITO Yuichiro , ITO Takuya , CHIBA Atsushi , KAWAMURA Genki

[ Cast ]

[ Staff ]

[ Production Company ]

NTV, STUDIO CHIZU, KADOKAWA, TOHO, VAP, DENTSU, YOMIURI TELECASTING CORPORATION, D.N. dreampartners

[ Distributor ]

TOHO

[ Production Studio ]

STUDIO CHIZU

[ Story ]

A feature-length animated film based on an original screenplay, created by Studio Chizu and Hosoda Mamoru, director of The Girl Who Leapt Through Time, SUMMER WARS, and Wolf Children. A lonely boy unexpectedly becomes the disciple of abeast. Together, they become mature, and gradually create a strong bond equal to that of a true father-son relationship.
One day, a boy (voice: Miyazaki Aoi) meets a beast named Kumatetsu (voice: Yakusho Koji), and becomes his disciple out of a desire to grow stronger. He is given the new name "Kyuta," and the two enter a strange arrangement that involves living and training together.

[ Official Site ]

http://www.bakemono-no-ko.jp

[ Film Festivals, Awards ]

2015 Toronto International Film Festival, TIFF Kids
2015 San Sebastian International Film Festival, Competition
2015 Sitges International Fantastic Film Festival of Catalonia, Anima't

[ Contact ]

NIPPON TELEVISION - STUDIO CHIZU LLP
5F, Shibusawa Ogikubo Bld., 3-3-3 Amanuma, Suginami-ku, Tokyo 167-0032
Rep: KADOYA Daisuke (Nippon Television)
Attn: KIMURA Asuka (Nippon Television)
tel: +81 3 6215 3028
fax:
E-mail: kimura-a.stf@ntv.co.jp