Eleven Arts Anime Studio has announced that it has acquired the North American distribution rights for P.A. Works and Mari Okada’s Maquia – When the Promised Flower Blooms anime film. The company plans to screen the film in the United States starting on July 20, 2018. Screenings will be in Japanese with English subtitles.
The film is the directorial debut of anime screenwriter Mari Okada. She wrote the film’s scripts at P.A. Works.
Akihiko Yoshida is credited with the original character designs. Toshiya Shinohara was chief director. Yuriko Ishii designed the characters for animation and was chief animation director. Kenji Kawai composed the music.