In the world of anime, anticipation has reached a fever pitch with the official announcement of the release date for the long-awaited film, “Lonely Castle in the Mirror”.
Helmed by renowned director Keiichi Hara, this much-anticipated film is set to make its grand entry in selected theaters across the country.
When will “Lonely Castle in the Mirror” hit the big screen?
Mark your calendars for a cinematic experience like no other – “Lonely Castle in the Mirror” is poised to make its theatrical debut on June 21 and June 22, 2023.
This unveiling comes as part of a special event showcase from GKIDS, who confirmed their acquisition of the North American distribution rights last month.
Want a sneak peek? Feast your eyes on the thrilling trailer for “Lonely Castle in the Mirror” here:
This highly-anticipated anime feature celebrated its international premiere at the prestigious Rotterdam International Film Festival last year, making history as the first Japanese animated feature to be chosen for the event.
Following its successful launch in Japan in December last year, the film is all set to capture hearts in North America.
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.