The Anthem of the Heart: Meet the Main Characters
The Anthem of the Heart (Kokoro ga Sakebitagatterun Da.) reunites the team who worked on Anohana and ToraDora! anime. Tatsuyuki Nagai is directing the film under the highly acclaimed studio, A-1 Pictures. Award-winning writer Mari Okada is writing the script while Masayoshi Tanaka is handling the character design.
Narration: A feeling she can’t say to anyone, that she locked in a cage in her heart
Narration: But really…
Text: She wants to scream out her true feelings
Narration: A girl who hurt people with her words
Narration: Had her words sealed away
Narration: So she couldn’t speak ever again
Narration: Her meeting with music and allies
Narration: Begins to change her
Narration: A youthful film from the staff of anohana, the work that enveloped Japan in deep emotion.
The Main Characters
Inori Minase as Jun Naruse, A girl whose words were sealed away
Koki Uchiyama as Takumi Sakagami, A boy who avoids talking about his true feelings
Sora Amamiya as Natsuki Nitou, An honor student in the cheerleading club who is concerned about love
Yoshimasa Hosoya as Daiki Tasaki, An ex-baseball club who spends his days sulking
Aniplex of America announced that it has licensed the film. The Anthem of the Heart will be shown in Japanese theaters on September 19, 2015.
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