The Super Peace Busters creative team, which consists of director Tatsuyuki Nagai, writer and director Mari Okada, and artist Masayoshi Tanaka, has announced the new original anime film project, titled Sora no Aosa o Shiru Hito yo (To Those Who Know of the Blueness of the Sky). The anime will screen in all TOHO CINEMAS in Japan starting on October 11, 2019.
Nagai is directing, Okada is writing the script, and Tanaka is drawing the original character designs and serving as chief animation director. CloverWorks is in charge of animation production. Producers Hiroyuki Shimizu and Genki Kawamura are producing the film.
Nagai, Okada, and Tanaka commented that the film is the third work set in Okada’s hometown of Chichibu, after anohana and The Anthem of the Heart. Nagai also noted that the film will center around the relationship between four people.