Studio Colorido has revealed a teaser video to promote the anime Ame wo Tsugeru Hyouryuu Danchi (Drifting Home). In the teaser, viewers will hear a short part of the song “Natsugare” (Summer Slump) performed by the band Zutto Mayonaka de Iinoni.
Main production team:
- Directed by: Hiroyasu Ishida
- Screenwriters: Hiroyasu Ishida, Hayashi Mori, Minaka Sakamoto
- Character Designer: Akihiro Nagae
- Design Assistant: Fumi Kato
- Composer: Umitaro Abe
Kousuke and Natsume have been friends since childhood, but as time goes on, the relationship between the two sixth graders seems strained as they keep avoiding each other. One day during the summer vacation, they visit a housing complex that is scheduled to be demolished. Having grown up there, the place holds a lot of memories, but while playing, they suddenly get caught up in a mysterious phenomenon. When they regain consciousness, they see an entire ocean before them as the housing complex has drifted into a mysterious sea with Kousuke, Natsume, and others in it. Will they be able to return to their previous world? A summer farewell journey begins…
The film will be released in 2022 in theaters in Japan.