Satoshi Kon's classic anime Tokyo Godfathers returning to theaters 10 years after his death

Jan 11 , 2020

Satoshi Kon's classic anime Tokyo Godfathers returning to theaters 10 years after his death

 

Tokyo Godfathers

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Satoshi Kon's classic anime 'Tokyo Godfathers' returning to theaters 10 years after his death

Ten years after his death, one of Japanese director Satoshi Kon’s most celebrated works is returning to theaters.

Animation distributor GKIDS — distributor of Oscar-nominated animation titles like Mirai and When Marnie Was Here — and Fathom Events announced Thursday they have partnered to bring the 2003 classic Tokyo Godfathers to domestic theaters in a new 4K restoration on Monday, March 9 at 7:00 p.m. local time (with English-language subtitles) and Wednesday, March 11 at 7:00 p.m. local time (dubbed in English).