The official website for the Lonely Castle in the Mirror anime film has announced that the film is included in 11 titles competing for the Annecy International Animation Film Festival 2023’s Crystal award for feature films.

The film is described as:

Shy outcast Kokoro has been avoiding school for weeks when she discovers a portal in her bedroom mirror. She reaches through and finds herself transported to an enchanting castle where she is joined by six other students. When a girl in a wolf mask explains that they have been invited to play a game, the teens must work together to uncover the mysterious connection that unites them. However, anyone who breaks the rules will be eaten by a wolf. From acclaimed director Keiichi Hara and based on the bestselling novel by Mizuki Tsujimura, Lonely Castle in the Mirror is a heartfelt drama about the pains of growing up and the unlikely bonds that can bring people together.

This year’s Annecy festival is scheduled to be held in France from June 11-17, 2023. The official screening for the Lonely Castle in the Mirror film is scheduled for June 12, 2023.

Source: Crunchyroll