A new Drifting Home or Ame wo Tsugeru Hyouryuu Danchi anime movie trailer PV was released, previewing the movie’s theme song.
Drifting Home is scheduled to premiere on Netflix worldwide and in theaters in Japan on September 16, 2022. The film was first announced back in September 2021, with more information regarding the cast and staff and more trailers being released over the months.
Drifting Home is Studio Colorido’s third full feature film and the first of three films that will be produced by Studio Colorido for Netflix. For more information on this collaboration, you can check out this piece on our website.
The Drifting Home anime movie trailer reveals and previews the movie’s theme song, “Kiete shimaisou Desu” (I am going to disappear) or “Blush”, by Zutto Mayonaka de Iinoni (ZUTOMAYO), a Japanese rock band that debuted in 2018.
Here is the trailer PV with English subtitles released by the production team on the Netflix Youtube channel:
Cast and staff of Drifting Home
The main cast of the movie includes:
- Mutsumi Tamura (Kakashi Hatake in Naruto: Shippuudin) as Kosuke Kumagaya
- Asami Seto (Mai Sakurajima in Rascal Does Not Dream of Bunny Girl Senpai) as Natsume Tonai
- Ayumu Murase (Hinata Shouyou in Haikyuu!!) as Noppo
- Daiki Yamashita (Izuku Midoriya in Boku no Hero Academia) as Yuzuru Tachibana
- Yumiko Kobayashi (Black☆Star in Soul Eater) as Taishi Koiwai
- Inori Minase (Rem in Re:ZERO -Starting Life in Another World-) as Reina Haba
- Kana Hanazawa (Kanade Tachivana in Angel Beats!) as Juri Ando
Hiroyasu Ishida (Penguin Highway) is directing the film at Studio Colorido. He is also in charge of writing the script alongside Hayashi Mori and Minaka Sakamoto. Akihiro Nagae is designing the characters with Fumi Kato as the assistant character designer. Umitaro Abe is composing the music.
What is Drifting Home about?
The movie revolves around Kosuke and Natsume, two childhood friends. They drifted apart after the death of Kosuke’s grandfather, Yasuji.
One day during summer vacations, Kosuke and his classmates sneak into the “haunted” housing complex where he and Natsume grew up. There, Kosuke meets Natsume, and suddenly they get caught up in a strange phenomenon.
When they regain consciousness, they see that the housing complex has drifted into a vast ocean! Kousuke, Natsume, and their friends will have to work together and figure out a way to get back to their previous lives before it’s too late.
For more information on the series, you can visit the official Drifting Home movie website.