GKIDS has announced that it has acquired the North American theatrical and home entertainment distribution rights for Satoshi Kon’s Tokyo Godfathers anime film. The company will release the film with a 4K restoration with a new English dub and subtitles in early 2020.
Tokyo Godfathers premiered in Japan in November 2003. Columbia Tristar opened the film in the United States in December of 2003. Sony Pictures Home Entertainment released the film on DVD in North America in 2004.