Makoto Shinkai is back with a new film, and CoMix Wave Films has now revealed what it is. Its title is Tenki no Ko: Weathering With You (Weather Child: Weathering With You), and it premieres on 19 July 2019. They also revealed a new teaser visual for the film as well:
It will follow Hodaka Morishima (CV: Kotaro Daigo) and Hina Amano (CV: Nana Mori). Hodaka lived in a far-off island, but moved to Tokyo to study. However, he soon becomes bankrupts, and starts working as a writer for an occult magazine. And after he starts, he meets a seemingly normal girl named Hina. She lives with her brother, and she has some powers. In fact, she can stop the rain and make it sunny again!
CoMix Wave Films will be animating the film, with Shinkai both directing and writing its story. He will once again be working with your name.’s character designer, Masayoshi Tanaka for this one as well. They have confirmed that the film will in fact have an international release. This will be for countries in Asia, North and South America, and Europe. Unfortunately, they did not reveal which countries the film will hit.
Expect the staff to reveal more details in the days ahead.
source: Cinema Today