Okko’s Inn Anime Film to Open in the U.S. on April 22-23, 2019

GKIDS and Fathom Events have announced that they will hold United States screenings of the Okko’s Inn (Waka Okami wa Shōgakusei!) anime film on April 22-23, 2019. Screenings April 22, 2019 at 7:00 p.m. local time will be English dubbed, while screenings on April 23, 2019 at 7:00 p.m. will be in Japanese with English subtitles.

Okko’s Inn opened in Japanese theaters on September 21, 2018. The film had previously screened in competition at the Annecy International Animation Film Festival in June 2018 under the title Okko’s Inn, and also screened at Los Angeles’ Animation is Film Festival in October 2018.

The film is based on writer Hiroko Reijō and artist Asami’s juvenile literature series. The books also inspired a 24-episode television anime that premiered on Japanese television in April 2018.

Source: ANN

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