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Kyoto Animation Anime Films Get Theatrical Re-Releases in Japan

liz and the blue bird

Following the horrific arson attack on Kyoto Animation on July 18, fans and industry members alike have been looking for ways to support the studio’s rebuilding efforts. The latest comes from Tokyo’s specialty anime screening house EJ Anime Theater, formerly known as Kadokawa Cinema Shinjuku, which will be re-releasing six of KyoAni’s recent hit films over the course of three weeks.

The films include four from the Free! – Iwatobi Swim Club series and two from Sound! Euphonium. Here’s the current schedule:

August 8 – August 15

High Speed! Free Starting Days
Free! Take Your Marks

August 16 – August 22

Free! Timeless Medley The Bond
Free! Timeless Medley The Promise

August 23 – August 29

Liz and the Blue Bird
Sound! Euphonium—Our Promise: A Brand New Day

If you happen to be in Tokyo next month, be sure to stop by EJ Anime Theater!

Source: EJ Anime Theater via Crunchyroll