We previously revealed that Makoto Shinkai’s Weathering With You is heading to Blu-Ray & DVD on September 15, 2020 from Shout Factory & GKIDS . They have now revealed details for a 4-Disc Collector’s Edition for the film that will be available on November 17, 2020. This set will include a 4K UHD Blu-Ray for the film, a feature-length documentary, the film’s soundtrack and more. See below for all the details. The film was Japan’s submission for Best International Feature at the 2020 Academy Awards.
GKIDS proudly presents the highly-anticipated new film from director Makoto Shinkai and the creative team, including producer Genki Kawamura, behind the critically-acclaimed, global smash hit Your Name. Featuring music from the hit band RADWIMPS, and backed by an all-star voice cast including Lee Pace (Guardians of the Galaxy, The Hobbit Trilogy), Alison Brie (“GLOW”, The Lego Movie franchise), and Riz Ahmed (Rogue One: A star Wars Story, Venom), Shinkai has once again brought incredible beauty and a powerful story to the screen.
Synopsis: The summer of his high school freshman year, Hodaka runs away from his remote island home to Tokyo, and quickly finds himself pushed to his financial and personal limits. The weather is unusually gloomy and rainy every day, as if to suggest his future. He lives his days in isolation, but finally finds work as a writer for a mysterious occult magazine. Then one day, Hodaka meets Hina on a busy street corner. This bright and strong-willed girl possesses a strange and wonderful ability: the power to stop the rain and clear the sky…
Japan’s Official Submission for Best International Feature at the 92nd Academy Awards, and a Toronto International Film Festival Official Selection, this magical tale’s awe-inspiring beauty thrilled audiences when the film hit North American theaters in early 2020.
· *4K UHD Presentation of Feature Film
· *CD Soundtrack
· *104-page Book
· *Feature-Length Documentary “The Making of Weathering With You”
· *Decal Sticker
· Interview with Director Makoto Shinkai
· “Weather Front” Featurette
· Talk Show: Makoto Shinkai and Yumiko Udo
· Director Filmography Featurette
· Trailers & TV Spots
*Indicates items exclusive to the Collector’s Edition
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