Funimation Announces Screening Details for “In This Corner Of The World”

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Funimation has announced that it will screen Sunao Katabuchi’s crowdfunded feature film project In This Corner of the World in the US beginning in August 11th as a limited engagement in select theaters with both English subititled and dubbed options. The film is described below:

 

The award-winning story of IN THIS CORNER OF THE WORLDfollows a young lady named Suzu Urano, who in 1944 moves to the small town of Kure in Hiroshima to live with her husband’s family. Suzu’s life is thrown into chaos when her town is bombed during World War II. Her perseverance and courage underpin this heart-warming and inspirational tale of the everyday challenges faced by the Japanese in the midst of a violent, war-torn country. This beautiful yet poignant tale shows that even in the face of adversity and loss, people can come together and rebuild their lives.

The cast is as follows:

Suzu

Japanese: Non

English: Laura Post

Shusaku (Suzu’s husband)

Japanese: Yoshimasa Hosoya

English: Todd Haberkorn

Harumi (Niece)

Japanese: Natsuki Inaba

English: Ava Pickard

Keiko (Suzu’s sister-in-law)

Japanese: Minori Omi

English: Kira Buckland

Tetsu

Japanese: Daisuke Ono

English: Jason Palmer

Sumi (Suzu’s little sister)

Japanese: Megumi Han

English: Christine Cabanos

Entarou (Shusaku’s father)

Japanese: Shigeru Ushiyama

English: Kirk Buckland

San (Shusaku’s mother)

Japanese: Mayumi Shintani

English: Barbara Goodson

 

More information on theater and ticket sales will be released in the coming weeks.