There is a new trailer for Hara Keiichi’s animated film「百日紅」(Sarusuberi/Miss Hokusai, Japan, 2015), which comes with English subtitles. Although I’m still hearing Anne’s Yoriko, I actually like this trailer a little better than the previous one, but it’s still Hosoda Mamoru’s「バケモノの子」(Bakemono no Ko/The Boy and the Beast, Japan, 2015) that I am most excited about.
Studio Ghibli is on an extended hiatus and, indeed, may never return. Fortunately there is more quality animation to be found in Japan than just Miyazaki & co, with several exciting projects being scheduled for release in 2015. I have already written about Hosoda Mamoru’s「バケモノの子」(Bakemono No Ko/The Boy and the Beast) here and here, which will hit screens in July 2015. However, there is yet more to look forward to: