May 23, 2022
After KAZÉ Anime recently announced the licensing of the anime film Sing a Bit of Harmony (Jap. Ai no Utagoe o Kikasete ) for this year's KAZÉ Anime Nights ( we reported ), the Berlin anime label today revealed the first details about the home video Publication.
As a result, Sing a Bit of Harmony is expected to be released on DVD and Blu-ray on December 2nd, 2022. However, further details are still pending and pre-orders are not yet possible. Nevertheless, the hearts of music lovers should now be allowed to beat faster. As soon as new information follows, we will share it with you.
Sing a Bit of Harmony will be released in German cinemas on July 26, 2022 as part of the KAZÉ Anime Nights. In addition, the anime film will be shown in advance on May 28 and May 29, 2022 at the Nippon Connection in Frankfurt am Main with English subtitles. In both cases, the songs are not translated but kept in their original Japanese language
The 108-minute original anime comes from Studio JCStaff, which was directed by Yasuhiro Yoshiura and co-wrote the screenplay with Ichirō Ōkouchi. Kanna Kii was responsible for character design and Ryo Takahashi composed the music for the film.
Sing a Bit of Harmony premiered in Japan on October 29, 2021 and was even nominated in the Outstanding Animation of the Year category (Japanese Academy Award 2022).
This is what Sing a Bit of Harmony is about:
The mysterious Shion is a newcomer to Keibu High School and quickly rises to become the most popular girl there. No wonder, she is beautiful, has an open-hearted nature, but at the same time is very mysterious and has an extraordinary talent for sports. What is particularly unusual, however, is her beautiful singing, with which she captures her classmates. To everyone's surprise, she was particularly taken with the loner Satomi, who she absolutely wants to bring joy to and sings her a little in the middle of the classroom!
Soon after, Satomi discovers Shion's big secret: Actually, she is the prototype of a new artificial intelligence, an android! Satomi's childhood friend, tech nerd Toma, handsome Gotchan, stubborn Aya and judoka "Thunder" are all charmed by her singing voice and try to help Shion on her mission.