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SHOCHIKU TIFFCOM 2018 LINE UP

■Shochiku at Tiffcom 2018: Stand# C-22
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Kiwamu SATO (cell: +81 90 8038 5276)
Shion KOMATSU
Yuhka MATOI (cell: +81 70 4507 0698)
Hitomi HOSODA

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TOKYO GHOUL 2

(Original title:TOKYO GHOUL 2)
Production Year
2019
Running Time
TBD
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Masataka KUBOTA 窪田正孝
Maika YAMAMOTO 山本舞香
Shota MATSUDA 松田翔太

Sequel of the live action "Tokyo Ghoul" based a popular manga which sold over 3.7 million copies. This time Kaneki becomes a target of a gourmet hunter ghoul.

©"The Relative Worlds" Film Partners (tentative)

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THE RELATIVE WORLDS (tentative title)

(Original title:Ashita Sekai ga Owaruto Shitemo)
Production Year
2019
Running Time
TBD
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A next gen high end full 3D CG animation from CRAFTAR Studios (“INGRESS”). Feature debut film directed by an upcoming top CG talent in Japanese animation, Yuhei Sakuragi (“INGRESS”, “Boro The Caterpillar” director of CG).

©"Junction 29" Film Partners (tentative)

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JUNCTION 29 (tentative title)

(Original title:Junction 29)
Production Year
2019
Running Time
TBD
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Shunsuke TANAKA 田中俊介,
Masaru MIZUNO 水野勝
Takafumi HONDA 本田剛文
Yutaka KOBAYASHI 小林豊

A brand new omnibus film starring the up-and-coming group of talented
entertainers, “BOYS AND MEN”, coming your way! 29 years old... is when people find themselves standing at life’s “junction”…..

©2018 ”Our Departures” Film Partners

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OUR DEPARTURES

(Original title:KAZOKUIRO - RAILWAYS Watashi tachi no Shuppatsu -)
Production Year
2018
Running Time
120mins.
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Kasumi Arimura 有村架純 (I AM A HERO, Flying Colors)
Jun Kunimura 國村 隼 (Kill Bill Vol.1, The Wailing)

This newest RAILWAYS film is the first in the series about a female train driver!

Market Screening
Oct. 24 (Wed) 10:00 @ Sunshine City Screening Room 1

©2018 ”The House Where the Mermaid Sleeps” Film Partners

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THE HOUSE WHERE THE MERMAID SLEEPS

(Original title:Ningyo-no Nemuru Ie)
Production Year
2018
Running Time
120mins.
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Ryoko SHINOHARA 篠原涼子(UNFAIR series)
Hidetoshi NISHIJIMA 西島秀俊(CREEPY, While the Women are Sleeping, License to Live)

The bestselling author Keigo Higashino’s commemorative novel of the 30th anniversary of his career has finally become a live action. One day, the daughter of a couple whose marriage is about to end drowns in a pool and falls into a coma. What is the decision that they make?! Is it a tragedy or a miracle that comes out of it? 

Market Screening
Oct. 23 (Tue) 12:45 @ Sunshine City Screening Room 1

©2018”Perfect World” Film Partners ©R/K

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PERFECT WORLD

(Original title:Perfect World)
Production Year
2018
Running Time
102min.
Genre
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Director
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Takanori IWATA 岩田剛典 (from the J-pop groups “J Soul Brothers” and “EXILE”, Evergreen Love)
Hana SUGISAKI 杉咲花(Blade of the Immortal, Pieta in the Toilet)

Based on a comic series popular not only in Japan, but also around the world, winning Best Girls Manga of 2016 by both the editors and the readers of France’s highest-circulating anime/manga magazine AnimeLand!!

©2018“The Travelling Cat Chronicles” Film Partners ©A/K

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THE TRAVELLING CAT CHRONICLES

(Original title:Tabineko Report)
Production Year
2018
Running Time
118min.
Genre
Director
Cast
Sota FUKUSHI 福士蒼汰 (Laughing Under the Clouds, Blade of the Immortal、Say, "I Love You")

The gentle, warmhearted, extremely popular and best-selling novel by Hiro ARIKAWA, that kept its readers constantly in tears, will become a live-action film!

PARALLEL WORLD LOVE STORY

(Original title:Parallel World Love Story)
Production Year
2018
Running Time
TBC
Genre
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Director
Cast
Yuta TAMAMORI 玉森裕太(Land of the Rain Trees, Gokusen The Movie)
Riho YOSHIOKA 吉岡里帆(Quartet: TV Drama series, I'm sorry, I love you: TV Drama series)
Shota SOMETANI 染谷将太 (KU-KAI 空海, Parasyte 寄生獣)

An authentic love story based on a novel written by the best-selling author Keigo HIGASHINO (東野圭吾) now comes to screens!

Long Journey (tentative title)

(Original title:Hikkoshi Daimyo)
Production Year
2019
Running Time
TBC
Genre
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Director
Cast
Gen HOSHINO 星野源 (Why Don’t You Play in Hell?, The Full-Time Wife Escapist : TV Drama series)
Issei TAKAHASHI 高橋一生(Blank 13, The Lies She Loved)
Mitsuki TAKAHATA 高畑充希(Destiny: The Tale of Kamakura, Ancien and The Magic Tablet)

From the creator and producers of the "Samurai Hustle" series comes a brand new excitng and exhilarating work of historical entertainment with great casts coming in 2019!

©2018 “Rainbow Days” Film Partners © Minami Mizuno/Shueisha.

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RAINBOW DAYS

(Original title:Niji-iro Days)
Production Year
2018
Running Time
109min.
Genre
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Director
Cast
Reo SANO 佐野玲於 (High and Low series)
Taishi NAKAGAWA 中川大志 (Your Lie in April, ReLife)
Mahiro TAKASUGI 高杉真宙 (Policeman and Me, Before We Vanish)
Ryusei YOKOHAMA 横浜流星 (Kiseki -Sobito of That Day-)

Rainbow Days is a coming-of-age story about the friendship and love interests of four silly, playful high school boys enjoying their youth that “only comes around once.”

©2018 "What a Wonderful Family! 3: My Wife, My Life" Film Partners

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WHAT A WONDERFUL FAMILY! 3: MY WIFE, MY LIFE

(Original title:Tsumayo Baranoyouni Kazoku wa Tsuraiyo III)
Production Year
2018
Running Time
123min.
Genre
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Director
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Isao HASHIZUME 橋爪 功 (What a Wonderful Family!, The Little House, Tokyo Family, I Wish)
Satoshi TSUMABUKI 妻夫木 聡 (What a Wonderful Family!, Tokyo Family, The Assassin, Villain)
Yu AOI 蒼井 優 (Tokyo Ghoul, What a Wonderful Family!, Tokyo Family, Hula Girl)

Master filmmaker Yoji Yamada returns with the third entry in his new instant classic comedy series.
A housewife’s rebellion results in the biggest crisis yet for the uproarious Hirata family!

©2018 “Laughing Under the Clouds” Film Partners

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LAUGHING UNDER THE CLOUDS

(Original title:Donten ni Warau)
Production Year
2018
Running Time
94min.
Genre
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Director
Cast
Sota FUKUSHI 福士蒼汰 (Blade of the Immortal, Say, “I Love You”, BLEACH)
Yuma NAKAYAMA 中山優馬 (Haunted Campus)
Yuki FURUKAWA 古川雄輝 (Mischievous Kiss: Love in Tokyo, Poison Berry in My Brain)

A live action film based on a best-selling comic book which sold over 1.2 million copies.

©Karakarakemuri/MAG Garden Laughing Under the Clouds Gaiden Production Committee (tentative)

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LAUGHING UNDER THE CLOUDS GAIDEN

(Original title:Donten ni Warau Gaiden)
Production Year
2017
Running Time
50-60min. x 3 epi
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A new animation film from WIT Studio, the studio of "Attack on Titan" animation series.

CALAMITY OF A ZOMBIE GIRL

(Original title:Aru Zombie Shojo No Sainan)
Production Year
2018
Running Time
80min.
Genre
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Based on a novel by Ryo Ikehata, a writer of “Blood+”. A brand new anime from GONZO (“BAYONETTA Bloody Fate”, “Afro Samurai”) and Stingray.

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THE 8-YEAR ENGAGEMENT

(Original title:Hachi-nen goshi no Hanayome)
Production Year
2017
Running Time
119min.
Genre
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Director
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Takeru SATO 佐藤 健 (RUROUNI KENSHIN series, Somebody, BECK)
Tao TSUCHIYA 土屋太鳳 (Policeman and Me, Orange, RUROUNI KENSHIN 2 & 3)

Based on a true story. A heartbreaking and a miraculous love story of a man who waited 8 years for his true love. A mega box office hit in Japan!

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TOKYO GHOUL

(Original title:Tokyo Ghoul)
Production Year
2017
Running Time
119min.
Genre
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Director
Cast
Masataka KUBOTA 窪田正孝 (Death Note –tv, MARS, The Cowards Who Looked to the Sky)
Fumika SHIMIZU 清水富美加 (HK / Forbidden Super Hero)
Yu AOI 蒼井優 (What a Wonderful Family!, Tokyo Family, About Her Brother, Hula Girl)

The battle of man-eating monsters called “ghouls” vs human beings. Based on a hugely popular manga with over 1.8 million copies published and 27 counties around the world.


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INNOCENT CURSE

(Original title:Kodomo Tsukai)
Production Year
2017
Running Time
111min.
Genre
Director
Cast
Hideaki TAKIZAWA滝沢秀明 (from Johnny’s group Tackey & Tsubasa )
Daiki ARIOKA 有岡大貴 (from Johnny’s group Hey! Say! Jump)
Mugi KADOWAKI 門脇麦 (Close-Knit, Ai no Uzu)

Horror master Takashi SHIMIZU creates an insane character "The Child Whisperer" who manipulates the spirit of children to cast curses on adults.