ELEVEN Arts Anime Studio announced during their panel at Anime Expo that they will be bringing Liz and the Blue Bird, Haikara-san: Here Comes Miss Modern Part II, and Laughing Under the Clouds to U.S. theaters.

Liz and the Blue Bird is by Kyoto Animation and is slated to open in the U.S. this November. The movie will be screened at Anime Expo on Friday, June 6 at 3 pm PDT / 6 pm EDT.

The Laughing Under the Clouds film will actually be a film trilogy by WIT Studio. The three movies in the trilogy are  Donten ni Warau Gaiden: Side Story (Laughing Under the Clouds: Side Story), Donten ni Warau Gaiden: Ketsubetsu, Yamainu no Chikai (Laughing Under the Clouds Parting, The Oath of Yamainu), and Donten ni Warau Gaiden Shukumei, Soutou no Fuuma (Laughing Under the Clouds Fate, The Double-Headed Fuuma). The first film (Side Story) is slated for release on August 24.

Lastly, they announced that Haikara-san: Here Comes Miss Modern Part II will be coming to U.S. theaters this winter. This will be the second and final part of the Haikara film series. The first part opened in U.S. theaters back on June 8. A review of the first part can be found here: http://www.theouterhaven.net/2018/05/haikara-san-here-comes-miss-modern-3/



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