Studio Ghibli - Omoide no Marnie premiered over the weekend

Studio Ghibli's new featured animated film - Omoide no Marnie (When Marnie Was There)  - was finally released in 461 movie theaters all over Japan on July 19.

It is directed by Hiromasa Yonebayashi (director of The Secret World of Arrietty), and 2 young Japanese actresses did the main character voices: Sara Takatsuki as Anna (She looks exactly like Anna!), and Kasumi Arimura as Marnie.

Its 2 minute, 30 second trailer is now available online (in Japanese). You can really get the feeling of the movie and the beautiful backdrop scenery of Hokkaido.

Omoide no Marnie
Studio Ghibli