Poster and trailer added for live-action film “One Summer Story” (English title) starring Moka Kamishiraishi & Kanata Hosoda. Movie is based on manga series “Kodomo wa Wakatte Agenai” by Retto Tajima and directed by Shuichi Okita (“The Mohican Comes Home“). The film details the adventures of two high school students during their summer vacation. Meanwhile, below are still images from the film.
“One Summer Story” will be released June 26, 2020 in Japan.
Plot Synopsis by AsianWiki: Minami Sakuta (Moka Kamishiraishi) is a 2nd grade high school student. She loves to swim and is a member of the swimming club. Minami Sakuta also enjoys anime and, in particular, “Maho Sakan Otome Buffalo-Koteko.” She meets Shohei Moji (Kanata Hosoda), who is drawing “Maho Sakan Otome Buffalo-Koteko” on the rooftop of their school. Shohei Moji is also in the 2nd grade of high school and he is a member of the school’s calligraphy club.
One day during their summer vacation, Minami Sakuta unexpectedly starts a journey to find her missing father. Shohei Moji joins her along the way. During their journey, they meet various people and undergo personal growth.