Genres: psychological, science fiction
Plot Summary: In the future, Utopia has finally been achieved thanks to medical nanotechnology and a powerful ethic of social welfare and mutual consideration. This perfect world isn’t that perfect though, and three young girls stand up to totalitarian kindness and super-medicine by attempting suicide via starvation. It doesn’t work, but one of the girls—Tuan Kirie—grows up to be a member of the World Health Organization. As a crisis threatens the harmony of the new world, Tuan rediscovers another member of her suicide pact, and together they must help save the planet…from itself.
Watch Spring and Chaos
Genres: drama, slice of life
Plot Summary: A unique biographical sketch of the life of the great modern Japanese poet Kenji Miyazawa, Spring and Chaos is a highly stylized and intense film that draws on Miyazawa’s writing techniques to tell his life story. Miyazawa often used animals as the main characters in his stories and poems, and it is this technique that allows director Shoji Kawamori to recreate Miyazawa’s fanciful land of Ihatov and use it as the backdrop for Miyazawa’s life. Beautiful and affecting, Spring and Chaos is a fitting tribute to one of Japan’s greatest writers.
Watch Code Geass: Boukoku no Akito Final – Itoshiki Monotachi e
Plot Summary: Fifth and final episode of Code Geass: Boukoku no Akito. Though originally planned as a four-chapter series, it was announced by the producer Yoshitaka Kawaguchi at the premiere day event in Tokyo that the unscheduled fifth chapter titled “Itoshiki Monotachi e” (To Beloved) was already in the works as the final installment of the series for a 2015 fall release.
Watch Aoki Hagane no Arpeggio Ars Nova Cadenza
Genres: action, science fiction
Plot Summary: Second movie of Aoki Hagane no Arpeggio: Ars Nova which will be an entirely brand-new work.
Watch Kokoro ga Sakebitagatterunda
Plot Summary: Jun is a girl whose words have been sealed away. She was once a very happy girl, but because of a certain thing she said when she was very young, her family was torn apart. One day, the egg fairy appeared in front of her and sealed away her ability to talk in order to stop her from hurting anybody else. Since this traumatic experience, Jun lives in the shadows away from the limelight. But, one day, she is nominated to become an executive member of the “community outreach council.” On top of that, Jun is also appointed to play the main lead in their musical…
Watch UFO Gakuen no Himitsu
Genres: science fiction
Plot Summary: Ray, Anna, Tyler, Halle, and Eisuke are five high school students who are suddenly wrapped up in a mysterious incident. An alien species called Grey abducts Halle’s sister and embeds her with a special chip inside her brain. The five stand up to save Halle’s sister and try to reveal the existence of aliens, but continue to be met with mysterious events. The high school students’ story progresses into a shocking development! What truths hide on the dark side of the moon? What are the true intentions of the aliens that are infiltrating America, Russia, and China? What is the true crisis that is closing in on Earth and what hope can we have towards the future!?
Watch Bakemono no Ko
Genres: adventure, supernatural
Plot Summary: The story is set in the human realm (Tokyo’s Shibuya ward) and the bakemono realm (“Shibutenmachi”). In these two worlds which must not intersect, there lives a lonely boy and a lonely bakemono. One day, the boy gets lost in the bakemono world, becomes the disciple of the bakemono Kumatetsu, and is renamed Kyuuta.
Watch Digimon Adventure tri. 2: Ketsui
Genres: action, adventure, comedy, drama
Plot Summary: Time has passed since Alphamon appeared, and restoration work has moved ahead little by little in the town of Odaiba. “I had decided once I got back to Japan, I’d be sure to take a dip in a big bath!” shouts Mimi. Because of that and a desire to make their new members Meiko Mochizuki and Meicoomon feel welcome, the DigiDestined go to a nearby hot springs theme park. Everyone has a good time, but Joe doesn’t show up. Joe feels caught between the imminent reality of college entrance exams, and his responsibilities as a DigiDestined. “Why do we have to do this again?” Just then, another infected Digimon appears in Odaiba. It’s that proud virus type, Ogremon… As a TV station helicopter relays a broadcast of his rampage, Mimi and Palmon spring into action. “We’ll show people that there are good Digimon, too!” Mimi and Palmon ignore Koushirou’s attempts to hold them back, however, and their battle brings about unforeseen consequences… Joe and Mimi each have their own troubles. Then on the day of Tsukishima General High School’s festival, that man appears before them… The adventure now evolves once again…