Violet Evergarden : The Movie To Be Postponed To September Of 2020
Violet Evergarden Anime Film To Hit Theatres On 18th September.
On Friday, the Official Website Of The Anime Film, Violet Evergarden, released its second trailer. The Anime film was announced to premiere in Japanese theatres in January of 2020 but was postponed to the April of 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic, and then it was further delayed to the 18th of September.
The Anime Film Violet Evergarden: The Movie will be handled by Kyoto Animation, and the Director for the movie will be Taichi Ishidate. The Screenplay will be penned down by Reiko Yoshida, and the Character Designs for the film will be taken care of by Akiko Takase.
The Cast Announced For The Film Include:
Yui Ishikawa (Known for voicing the role of Mikasa Ackerman from Attack On Titan), who will be voicing the character of Violet Evergarden.
Namikawa Daisuke (Known for voicing the role of Eustass Kid from One Piece) who will be voicing the character of Gilbert Bougainvillea.
It was also announced on the Official Website that the theaters would be offering a Tray, a Popcorn Bag, and a mini file featuring Violet Evergarden Art and Posters in a combo set.
Violet Evergarden light novel inspired an Anime series that was 13 episodes long along with a side story based Anime film. The Anime Adaptation was handled by Kyoto Animation Studio, and the Director for the series was Taichi Ishidate. The Script for the anime was written by Reiko Yoshida, and the Character Designs were taken care of by the original illustrator of the light novel series, Akiko Takase.
About The Light Novel | Violet Evergarden
Written by Kana Akatsuki and illustrated by Akiko Takase, Violet Evergarden, is a Japanese Light Novel Series that was published in Kyoto Animation’s KA Esuma Bunko back in December of 2015. The Light Novel Series ran for a good five years before coming to a conclusion in March of 2020. With a total of 4 volumes released along with an Anime Adaptation.
The storytelling in the anime, along with the light novel really resonated with the viewers, and Violet Evergarden became an instant success.
The Story follows the life of Violet Evergarden, who after returning from the war, decides to enter the industry of Auto Memory Dolls. These dolls are basically people that are hired for the purpose of writing to transcribe people’s thoughts and feelings into words on paper.
Haunted by her Major’s, Gilbert, final words “I Love You” as she can’t understand the meaning behind it and unable to let go of the memory of Gilbert. Violet tries to understand the meaning behind Gilbert’s words and also improve her abilities as an Auto Memory Doll.