According to official website, it was announced that Tatsuyuki Nagai’s upcoming drama-supernatural film anohana: The Flower We Saw That Day will open on August 31 in Japanese cinemas.
Furthermore, movie’s second key visual was also revealed on the website featuring Menma’s five childhood friend while she is in the background. The film is a retelling of the story from Menma’s point of view.
“Ano Hi Mita Hana no Namae o Bokutachi wa Mada Shiranai” anime series aired last April 2011.
Five childhood friends grow apart after the death of Meiko Honma, close playmate of them all. Jinta Yadomi, leader of the group when they were kids, neglects high school and lives as a shut-in when he unexpectedly starts seeing the ghost of Meiko, who can only interact with him and no one else. She has returned to ask Jinta to fulfill the forgotten wish she made as a ki