Shout! Factory and Anime Expo 2017 have announced that the In This Corner of the World anime film will screen at Anime Expo and director Sunao Katabuchi will attend for a Q&A session after the screening. The event will take place on July 2, 2017 from 5:00-8:00 p.m. PDT. The film will be presented in Japanese with English subtitles.
Shout! Factory and FUNimation Films are partnering to screen the film in U.S. theaters beginning on August 11, 2017. Screenings will be available in both Japanese with English subtitles and with Animatsu Entertainment’s English dub. Shout! Factory has licensed the U.S. and Canadian theatrical, video on demand, digital, broadcast, and home video rights from Animatsu Entertainment, which holds the global rights for the film. The film will open in the United Kingdom on June 28, 2017.