GKIDS Announces Acquisition Of Forthcoming Studio Ghibli Film EARWIG AND THE WITCH For North America


Movie distributor GKIDS has introduced that it has acquired the North American distribution rights to the forthcoming Studio Ghibli movie EARWIG AND THE WITCH, with plans to launch the movie theatrically in 2021. The movie is being directed by Goro Miyazaki, son of acclaimed director Hayao Miyazaki, with enter from the aforementioned director and produced by Toshio Suzuki. The movie was an Official Choice at this yr’s Cannes Movie Competition, and can premiere on Japan’s nationwide public broadcaster NHK this Winter earlier than subsequent yr’s theatrical launch in North America.


Earwig and the Witch poster

Rising up in an orphanage, Earwig has no concept that her mom had magical powers. Her life will take a brand new flip when a wierd household takes her in, and she or he is pressured to dwell with a egocentric witch