SHIN GODZILLA International Exclusive: German Info, Trailer and High-Res Pics from Splendid Film
A SCIFI JAPAN EXCLUSIVE
SciFi Japan’s coverage of SHIN GODZILLA’s (シン・ゴジラ, Shin Gojira, 2016) international release continues with information, photos, poster art and a trailer courtesy of German distributor, Splendid Film GMBH. Splendid has released several of the older Godzilla films on DVD and and Blu-ray, and recently acquired the theatrical, TV, DVD-video, and VOD rights for SHIN GODZILLA in Germany and Benelux (Belgium, the Netherlands, Luxembourg).
SHIN GODZILLA will debut in those territories with a limited cinema event, beginning May 3rd. Home video and Video On Demand will follow.
The biggest monster in film history is back — and it’s bigger than ever! SHIN GODZILLA is an absolute must-see and available only for a short time in cinemas. Do not miss this unique opportunity!
In the bay of Tokyo, an unexpected event occurs: a section of the sea floor seems to explode out of nowhere. It quickly becomes clear that the misfortune was caused by a living organism. Then the first videos of the unknown creature appear: It is huge and moves ashore to the city.
The authorities must act quickly to protect the population from this disaster. But no emergency plan in the world regulates how to deal with an unknown, gigantic monster. A member of the government is handed unpublished essays by a researcher who tried to explain the creature — and give it a name: Godzilla!
With the help of experts, the government does everything it can to defeat the monster, but the destructive power of Godzilla is growing…
SHIN GODZILLA Details
Germany and Benelux Theatrical Run: May 3-7, 2017
Running Time: 120 Minutes
Language: Japanese (German Subtitles)
Starring: Hiroki Hasegawa, Yutaka Takenouchi, Satomi Ishihara
Director, Writer and Editor: Hideaki Ano
Co-Director and VFX Director: Shinji Higuchi
Associate Director and VFX Creative Director: Katsuro Onoue
Chief Producer: Minami Ichikawa
Producers: Taichi Ueda, Yoshihiro Sato, Masaya Shibusawa, Kazutoshi Wadakura
Script: Hideaki Anno
Cinematography: Kosuke Yamada
Music: Shiro Sagisu
Editor: Atsuki Sato
Production: Toho Co., Ltd.
Distributor: Splendid Film
© 2016 TOHO CO., LTD.
About Spendid Film GMBH
Spendid Film has been in the film licensing business for more than 35 years. It is one of right subsidiaries united under the Splendid Medien AG roof that together cover all the marketing levels of film, cinema, video, DVD, pay-TV, free-TV and VOD. Splendid Film acquires film rights for Benelux and German speaking Europe.
About Toho Co., Ltd.
Founded in 1932 and headquartered in Tokyo, Toho Company, Ltd. is one of the leading entertainment conglomerates in Japan. Toho is best known worldwide as the producer of twenty-nine Godzilla motion pictures, based upon a character the company unleashed on the world back in 1954, and masterpiece films directed by Akira Kurosawa. Toho has been the number one distributor of motion pictures in Japan annually since 2003. The company is also, throughout Japan, the leading producer of theatrical works and one of the largest owners of office buildings and theaters.
For more information on SHIN GODZILLA, please see the earlier coverage here on SciFi Japan:
- GODZILLA RESURGENCE: Exclusive High-Res Photos from Toho
- GODZILLA RESURGENCE: More Exclusive High-Res Photos from Toho
- Exclusive! Funimation Licenses GODZILLA RESURGENCE
- SHIN GODZILLA Press Release from Funimation Films
- Toho’s SHIN GODZILLA International Sales Materials
- SHIN GODZILLA: Exclusive High-Res Photos from Golden Village Pictures
- Funimation Films Promo Materials
- SHIN GODZILLA International Exclusive: Information and High-Res Photos from CatchPlay (Taiwan)
- SHIN GODZILLA North American Theatrical Release News from Funimation Films
- SHIN GODZILLA International Exclusive: Info, Trailer and High-Res Photos from TGV Pictures (Malaysia)
- SHIN GODZILLA Advance Tickets for North America On Sale Now
- SHIN GODZILLA International Exclusive: Thai Info, Trailers and High-Res Pics from Sahamongkolfilm
- SHIN GODZILLA Roars Onto the Big Screen in 60 Carmike Cinemas in October
- SHIN GODZILLA Stomps on Australian and New Zealand Cinemas in October
- SHIN GODZILLA US Theater List from Funimation Films
- SHIN GODZILLA New York Premiere Coverage and Review
- SHIN GODZILLA Day Arrives!
- SHIN GODZILLA Roars Into Theaters Tonight for Limited Engagement
- SHIN GODZILLA Capsule Reviews
- SHIN GODZILLA World Tour Continues Today in Australia
- Win SHIN GODZILLA Poster from Funimation Films!
- SHIN GODZILLA Extends Run with Encore Saturday Matinee and Screenings in Select Cities thru October 27
- SHIN GODZILLA Update: Matinee and Extended Run Theater List from Funimation Films
- Shin Godzilla 25cm Figure from X-Plus in December
- Shin Godzilla “Luminous Purple” Figure Kit from X-Plus and Premium Bandai in March 2017
- Shin Godzilla Red Figure Kit from X-Plus and Kadokawa in March 2017
- SHIN GODZILLA International Exclusive: Spanish Info, Trailers and High-Res Pics from A Contracorriente Films
- Shin Godzilla 12” Head-to-Tail Figure Coming from NECA in May
- SHIN GODZILLA International Exclusive: Korean Info, Trailer and High-Res Pics from MediaCastle
- SHIN GODZILLA Korean Release Update
- SHIN GODZILLA Korean Release Update: New Poster and Videos
- SHIN GODZILLA Tops 40th Japan Academy Film Prize