ANN reports and shares a look at the animation for a new GHOST IN THE SHELL movie set for release this year.
Text: The legendary science-fiction work that caused a revolution around the world.
Text: Original Work – Masamune Shirow
Text: A work in celebration of 25 years
Text: The awakened ghost whispers…
Text: Ghost in the Shell: The New Movie
Text: Opens in early summer 2015
Kazuchika Kise (Ghost in the Shell Arise chief director) will serve as chief director at Project I.G., and will also design the characters. Tow Ubukata (Ghost in the Shell Arise screenplay) will handle the screenplay, and Cornelius will score the film’s music. Kazuya Nomura (Robotics;Notes, Sengoku Basara – Samurai Kings: The Movie director) will serve as director, and Tooru Ookubo (Ghost in the Shell 2: Innocence, Ghost in the Shell: Stand Alone Complex key animation) will take the position of chief animation director. The film will feature the cast from Ghost in the Shell Arise, with voice talents Maaya Sakamoto, Ikkyuu Juku, Kenichirou Matsuda, Tarusuke Shingaki, Shunsuke Sakuya, Takurou Nakakuni, Youji Ueda, Kazuya Nakai, and Miyuki Sawashiro listed, although no character names are attached.