GKIDS and Shout! Factory have announced that they will release Masaaki Yuasa’s Lu over the wall anime film as a Blu-ray Disc/DVD combo pack, on DVD, and as a digital download on February 5, 2019. The release will have English and Japanese audio, audio commentary, and a director interview.
Lu over the wall opened in Japan in May 2017, and won the top “Cristal for a Feature Film” award at the Annecy International Film Festival in June 2017. The film also won the Silver Prize for the “Best Animated Feature Film” audience award at Montreal’s Fantasia International Film Festival in August 2017.
GKIDS screened the film in the United States and Canada in May 2018. The film earned US$66,067 in its opening weekend.