Given The Movie is a Japanese animated film produced by Lerche. Directed by Hikaru Yamaguchi, it is based on the manga Given written and illustrated by Natsuki Kizu. It takes place after the events of the first season.

The adaptation features the anime adaptation's original cast and staff. Centimilimental sings its theme song Our Own Theme Song (僕らだけの主題歌, bokura dake no shudaika?) .

The movie was first announced on September 19, 2019[1], upon the release of the final episode of the anime adaptation. It was then postponed and was later set to release August 22, 2020 in Japan[2].

It releases on DVD and Blu-ray on February 3, 2021[3]. Crunchyroll announced that the movie will be heading to the service in February 2021[4].

Synopsis

High school student Ritsuka Uenoyama is shocked when he hears Mafuyu Sato's singing voice. He and his other bandmates, Haruki Nakayama and Akihiko Kaji, then welcome him into their band as a vocalist. After Mafuyu joins, their first live performance is a huge success, and they make their official debut as the band “Given”.

In the midst of all this, Ritsuka realizes that he has feelings for Mafuyu and they start seeing each other. Meanwhile, Haruki secretly has had feelings for Akihiko for years, but Akihiko was still in a relationship with his roommate, the violinist Ugetsu Murata. Haruki, Akihiko, and Ugetsu's love clashes on the big screen and starts to move forward.

Staff

  • Director: Hikaru Yamaguchi
  • Script: Yuniko Ayana
  • Character Design: Mina Osawa
  • Art Director: Ayano Okamoto
  • Color Design: Hiroaki Kaguchi
  • Director of Photography: Naoki Serizawa
  • Editing: Rie Itou
  • Sound Director: Hiromi Kituda
  • Music: Michiru
  • Original Creator: Natsuki Kizu
  • Theme Song Performance: Centimilimental
  • Studio: Lerche

Cast

The main cast from the anime will remain, being:

Character Japanese Voice Actor
Mafuyu Sato Shougo Yano
Ritsuka Uenoyama Yuuma Uchida
Haruki Nakayama Masatomo Nakazawa
Akihiko Kaji Takuya Eguchi
Ugetsu Murata Shintaro Asanuma

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Promotional Videos

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