The latest trailer for the musical anime feature, about a new transfer student and a song that brings happiness, has landed. The film will come to Japanese theaters in the fall and to North America “soon.” Watch the trailer below:
Although Funimation has co-produced anime titles before, this marks the first time it is co-producing a feature. The Sony-owned anime distributor and streaming platform is in the process of buying its chief rival Crunchyroll from AT&T’s Warnermedia, but the progress of the sale was recently slowed when the U.S. Department of Justice reportedly extended its antitrust review.
Joy, a rare commodity in the Covid age, is front and center of Sing a Bit of Harmony, a forthcoming feature from Funimation and J.C.Staff.