Anime director Keiichi Hara (原 恵一) gives us many movies; Crayon Shin-chan: The Storm Called: The Adult Empire Strikes Back, Colorful, Hajimari no Michi, Miss Hokusai, etc.
Now he revealed a new movie Birthday Wonderland, releasing on 26 April 2019 !
It’s based on Sachiko Kashiwaba’s children’s book Chikashitru Kara no Fushigi na Tabi (Strange Journey From The Basement).
The characters and visuals are designed by Russian artist Ilya Kuvshinov.
The protagonist is voiced by actress Mayu Matsuoka (松岡 茉優).
A girl, Akane, meets a mysterious alchemist Hippocrates and his student Pipo on the day before her birthday. They demand her “save the world”. And the adventure looking for Wonderland begins.