Dojin Anime Film “Hoshi ni Negai wo: Fantastic Cat” to Hit the Theatres this August
(This article was originally posted in Japanese at 12:53 Jul. 21, 2009)
"Hoshi ni Negai wo(lit. Wish upon a Star)" , the dojin anime series by Barnum Studio is known for being the first dojin work released as a Blu-ray disc. Following the short film "Hoshi ni Negai wo: COLD BODY + WARM HEART" first released at Comiket 75 in Dec. 2008, they're now working on the next title "Hoshi ni Negai wo: Fantastic Cat". Along with the Blu-ray release, it became apparent that the movie will also begin showing in theatres in late August.
Read on for details and pics.
"Hoshi ni Negai wo: Fantastic Cat" will come out as a Blu-ray disc on September 1, pre-orders will be accepted starting on August 1. It will also be streamed on Yahoo! Video from August 3 to September 30. The theatrical release in planned in late August, so if you liked the movie on Yahoo! Video you can watch it on big screen. Looks like producer Tetsuro Satomi(Yoku Wakaru Gendai Maho, Potemayo) and staffs have great confidence in their work.
You can see a trailer on Barnum's website
Space age fairytale from faraway future...
Planet Magracia is a center for commerce with busy space traffic.
Lilly is intrigued by an enigmatic new girl in her school. She's the same age as Lilly but mature compared to other students in her class. Regarded aloof, she haven't made any friend yet, it seems. Her name is Hikari.
Lilly can only watch her from distance, hoping for an opportunity to talk to her.
Then one day, a strange cat-like creature shows up in class, changing their ordinary life.
The prequel "COLD BODY + WARM HEART" is now streamed on Yahoo! Video.
Yahoo!Douga - Anime - Hoshi ni Negai wo COLD BODY ＋ WARM HEART
For those who can't watch Japanese Yahoo! Video, here's some stills from the anime's trailer.
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