Iconic Events Releasing, a company specializing in distributing special engagement theatrical events, has announced that tickets are on sale now for nationwide screenings of A Silent Voice 5th Anniversary, presented in partnership with Anime
Expo and anime distributor Eleven Arts, for the latest installment of its AX Cinema Nights.
A Silent Voice 5th Anniversary will be available for limited engagement screenings beginning on Wednesday, October 12. Find participating theaters and reserve tickets at ax-cinemanights.com/a-silent-voice.
Synopsis: A Silent Voice is the poignant and moving story of Shoya Ishida, a school bully, and Shoko Nishimiya, a young girl with a hearing disability. The story begins in sixth grade when Shoko transfers to Shoya’s elementary school and quickly finds herself bullied and isolated. Years later, the tables turn, and Shoya finds himself isolated and alone.
A poignant coming-of-age story about bullying and atonement, A Silent Voice received a Best Animated Film nomination from the Japanese Film Academy upon its initial release in 2017. Directed by Naoko Yamada, written by Reiko Yoshida and produced by Kyoto Animation, the film is based on the manga series by Yoshitoki Oima, published in North America by Kodansha USA.
The English dub cast for A Silent Voice includes Robbie Daymond as Shoya Ishida, Lexi Marman Cowden as Shoko Nishimiya, Kristen Sullivan as Yuzuru Nishimiya, Graham Halstead as Tomohiro Nagatsuka, Kira Buckland as Naoka Ueno, Melissa Hope as Miyoko Sahara, Amber Lee Connors as Miki Kawai, Max Mittelman as Satoshi Mashiba, Michael Sinterniklaas as Kazuki Shimada and Sara Cravens as Miyoko Ishida.