Announced just a couple of weeks ago was a new film called Typhoon Noruda, which will be debuting in Japan on June 5th for a limited three week engagement. Now the official site has updated to reveal the main cast of characters as well as fleshing out the staff, noting that Norihiko Miyoshi is on board as the CG director, Mika Nishimura as the art director and Mitsuhiro Sato as the director of photography. It was also revealed that Galileo Galilei will be doing the opening song for the film.
The film comes from Studio Colorido, making their first feature film since they started back in 2011 as they’ve mostly focused on ONA material and more. The film is directed by Youjiro Arai while Hiroyasu Ishida is handling the character designs and serving as the chief animation director.
The cast for the film includes:
Shūhei Nomura as Shūichi Azuma
Daichi Kaneko as Kenta Saijō
Kaya Kiyohara as Noruda
Plot concept: The film takes place on a certain isolated island, at a certain middle school, and on the eve of the culture festival. A boy quits baseball after playing his whole life and has a fight with his best friend. Then, they suddenly meet a mysterious, red-eyed girl named Noruda, and a huge typhoon hits the middle school.
[Source: ANN ]