The 39th yearly Hawai’i International Film Festival declared on Friday it will screen Weathering With You film as its end film on November 17. Moreover, the celebration will screen Ride Your Wave film on November 10, 13, and 24.
The occasion will occur on Oahu from November 7-17, and after that on Big Island, Kauai, and Maui on November 21-24.
The Weathering With You film opened in 359 theaters and 448 screens in Japan on July 19. The last Japanese film to acquire more than 10 billion yen was Shinkai’s past film Your Name. three years back.
Weathering With Youfilm is as yet solid at Japanese film industry. The film has so far earned 13.51 billion yen (about US$126 million) from its 12-week run, which has outperformed the complete film industry gross of E.T. (1982) and Armageddon (1989), both made 13.5 billion yen in Japan.
Ride Your Wave film opened in Japan on June 21 and positioned at #9 in its opening end of the week. The film won the Best Animation Film grant at the Shanghai International Film Festival’s Golden Goblet Awards on June 23, and it additionally won the Axis: The Satoshi Kon Award for Excellence in Animation grant for Best Animated Feature in Montreal’s Fantasia International Film Festival on July 25.
GKIDS will screen the Ride Your Wave film in theaters.