January
19 , 2017
January 19, 2017
GKIDS Elevates David Jesteadt to President

GKIDS, the producer and distributor of award-winning animation for both adult and family audiences, announced today that David Jesteadt has been appointed to the role of President. GKIDS founder Eric Beckman will continue to serve as CEO.


December
05 , 2016
December 05, 2016
Princess Mononoke returns to theaters for Miyazaki’s birthday!

PRINCESS MONONOKE, the classic animated film from groundbreaking writer/director Hayao Miyazaki and the legendary Studio Ghibli, returns to movie theaters for TWO NIGHTS ONLY in celebration of the beloved historical fantasy’s 20th anniversary and director Hayao Miyazaki’s birthday. PRINCESS MONONOKE comes to U.S. cinemas, subtitled on Thursday, January 5, 2017 at 7:00 p.m. and English-dubbed on Monday, January 9 at 7:00 p.m. The celebration will include the never-before-released music video directed by Hayao Miyazaki, ON YOUR MARK!


November
14 , 2016
November 14, 2016
Spirited Away is BACK!

SPIRITED AWAY is back in theaters nationwide for three days only!

Don’t miss a special 15th Anniversary celebration of Hayao Miyazaki’s Academy Award-winning classic, SPIRITED AWAY, returning to select cinemas nationwide for two days only: December 4 (English dub), December 5 (Japanese w/ English subtitles), and (due to popular demand a third show on) December 8th (English dub)! Stay after the show for an exclusive screening of the short film GHIBLIES: EPISODE 2, never before released in North America! #SpiritedAway15 SpiritedAway15.com

Buy tickets now: http://bit.ly/2fJ82cM


November
11 , 2016
November 11, 2016
Phantom Boy is Now Available on DVD, Blu-ray, and Digital HD!

Phantom Boy is now available on blu-ray and DVD at all major retailers and available on Digital HD platforms across the internet!

Watch Phantom Boy online here. Buy Phantom Boy here.


October
20 , 2016
October 20, 2016
Miss Hokusai is now in theaters!

GKIDS proudly presents the New York Times Critics’ Pick, MISS HOKUSAI! From Japanese powerhouse Production I.G (creators of Ghost in the Shell and A Letter to Momo) comes a remarkable story of the woman behind one of history’s most famous artists. Opening October 21st in theaters nationwide! Visit HokusaiFilm.com to find a theater near you.


September
20 , 2016
September 20, 2016
A Town Called Panic: Double Fun at Arthouse Theater Day!

The critically adored and wildly funny A Town Called Panic is back and this time it’s Double Fun! Coming to a theater near you for ONE DAY ONLY, September 24th! Special giveaways for early birds! Find your theater here.


August
31 , 2016
August 31, 2016
GKIDS acquires My Life as a Zucchini

CRITICALLY ACCLAIMED CANNES SELECTION IS BEST FOREIGN LANGUAGE SUBMISSION FROM SWITZERLAND FOR THE 2017 ACADEMY AWARDS®

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CANNES DIRECTOR’S FORTNIGHT – OFFICIAL SELECTION

WINNER! ANNECY FILM FESTIVAL – CRISTAL AND AUDIENCE AWARDS

NORTH AMERICAN PREMIERE – TORONTO FILM FESTIVAL


August
02 , 2016
August 02, 2016
April and the Extraordinary World Comes to Blu-ray and DVD! #AprilinAugust

April and the Extraordinary World, the riveting steampunk adventure from the creators of Persepolis, is now available on Blu-ray, DVD, and digital HD! You can get your copy here (or at our store!).


July
26 , 2016
July 26, 2016
Phantom Boy Flies Across North America!

Phantom Boy opens this Friday in Toronto, San Francisco, Boston, Austin, and a whole lot more! Get your tickets now at PhantomBoyFilm.com.


July
07 , 2016
July 07, 2016
GKIDS to Release Miss Hokusai on October 14

GKIDS, the acclaimed distributor of animation for both adult and family audiences, announced it has acquired distribution rights to MISS HOKUSAI, the latest feature from Japanese animation powerhouse Production I. G (GHOST IN THE SHELL, A LETTER TO MOMO).