Mari Okada’s Maquia anime film to be released this September

Mari Okada’s directorial debut anime film “Maquia: When the Promised Flower Blooms” is set to release this September 5 in the Philippines. 

A promotional video with the release date is streaming at the booth of Pioneer Films during the Best of Anime 2018. The film distributor is one of the exhibitors of the anime convention, which is happening on August 25-26 at the SMX Convention Center Manila.

The film tells a story an immortal girl and a normal boy, who meet and become friends, sharing a bond that lasts throughout the years.

Maquia is written and directed by Mari Okada featuring character designs by Yuriko Ishii adapted from Akihiko Yoshida’s original designs. The film is also the first standalone feature-length, theatrically-released production of P.A.Works.