The very first trailer has been released for anthology film Shikioriori from CoMix Wave Films, the studio behind the Shinkai Makoto hits like Kimi no Na wa. and 5 Centimeters per Second.
The movie will feature three separate stories set in three different Chinese cities in which the protagonists will look back on their pasts. The first story, Hidamari no Choushoku, is directed by Yi Xiaoxing (also known as Jiaoshou / Yi Zhenxing) and set in Yi’s hometown of Hunan. Meanwhile, Takeuchi Yoshitaka’s Chiisana Fashion Show is set in Guangzhou and tells the story of two sisters. Finally, Haoliners founder Li Haoling is directing Shanghai Koi, a youthful love story set in the busy metropolis.
Advance tickets will be on sale from Apr. 28 and will come with a bonus mini clear file.
Shikioriori will premiere in Japanese cinemas in summer 2018.
(C)Shikioriori Film Partners