All-new CG-animated film Appleseed Alpha, co-financed by Sony Pictures Worldwide Acquisitions (SPWA) and Lucent Pictures Entertainment (LPE), will be released in North America and sequentially other regions this summer.
World-renowned anime filmmaker Shinji Aramaki (Starship Troopers: Invasion) directs the latest installment in the sci-fi adventure franchise based on the original comic books Appleseed by Shirow Masamune (Ghost in the Shell) published by Seishinsha with a screenplay by Marianne Krawczyk (God of War game series, Star Trek game and BAFTA Award winner for character and story on God of War 2 game).
In addition to showcasing the latest in state-of-the-art CGI technology, this animated film also features a killer soundtrack with 12 songs from today’s top international music artists: Yasutaka Nakata (Capsule), Skrillex & Alvin Risk, androp, CAPSULE, DJ FUMIYA (RIP SLYME), Passepied, Q;indivi+, tofubeats, AKLO, 80KIDZ, Nishi-ken, and RAM RIDER. The original soundtrack will be released by unBORDE / WARNER MUSIC JAPAN Inc.
Director : Shinji Aramaki
Studio: SOLA DIGITAL ARTS
Producer: Joseph Chou (Halo: Legends)
Production: Sony Pictures Worldwide Acquisitions, Lucent Pictures Entertainment
Official Website by Sony Pictures Entertainment: www.appleseedalphamovie.com
Official Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/AppleseedMovie
Sony Pictures Home Entertainment: www.SonyPictures.com
unBORDE / WARNER MUSIC JAPAN: http://www.unborde.com
Motion picture © 2014 Lucent Pictures Entertainment Inc./Sony Pictures Worldwide Acquisitions Inc., All Rights Reserved.
Comic book © 2014 Shirow Masamune/Crossroad
New CG-Animated film “Appleseed Alpha” will be released in North America and other regions for summer 2014