Montreal’s 25th Fantasia International Film Festival has announced that it will screen the following anime films, all of which will be North American premieres:
- Poupelle of Chimney Town
- Fortune Favors Lady Nikuko (Gyokō no Nikuko-chan)
- Pompo: The Cinéphile
Poupelle of Chimney Town, Fortune Favors Lady Nikuko, and Pompo: The Cinéphile have been nominated in the Feature Film Category of the festival’s Satoshi Kon Award for Achievement in Animation.
The virtual film festival will stream from August 5-25, 2021.