Wildly Popular Fate/stay night [Heaven’s Feel] Trilogy Returns to U.S. Movie Theaters for Two Special Events This Spring
Fathom Events and Aniplex of America Bring the Final Chapter of the Fate/stay night [Heaven’s Feel] Trilogy With a Double Feature and Nationwide Release
Source: GKIDS Inc., Fathom Events, Scoop Marketing press release
Official Site: fate-sn.com (Japan), fatestaynightusa.com (US)
Special Thanks to Jessica Nelson, Katherine Schwappach, Erik Stein and Lucy Rubin
The wildly popular Fate franchise returns to U.S. movie theaters with two special events this spring. Coming this April is an exciting one-night “Fate/stay night [Heaven’s Feel] I. presage flower & II. lost butterfly Double Feature,” including the full animated features of the first two chapters of the thrilling trilogy. Two weeks later in May, fans can catch the final installment of the heart-pounding trilogy, the thrilling Fate/stay night [Heaven’s Feel] III. spring song (劇場版「Fate/stay night [Heaven’s Feel]」III.spring song, 2020). Attendees at both events will view exclusive greeting videos with the Japanese cast; Fate/stay night [Heaven’s Feel] III. spring song audiences will also experience an inside look at the Japanese premiere of the highly-anticipated film.
Presented by Fathom Events and Aniplex of America, “Fate/stay night [Heaven’s Feel] I. presage flower & II. lost butterfly Double Feature,” comes to U.S. cinemas on Thursday, April 23 at 7:00 p.m. (local time), with Fate/stay night [Heaven’s Feel] III. spring song debuting in movie theaters on Thursday, May 7 at 7:30 p.m. (local time) through Fathom’s Digital Broadcast Network (DBN). A complete list of theater locations will be available on the Fathom Events website (theaters and participants are subject to change).
Tickets for “Fate/stay night [Heaven’s Feel] I. presage flower & II. lost butterfly Double Feature” and Fate/stay night [Heaven’s Feel] III. spring song will be available Friday, April 3 at FathomEvents.com and participating box offices.
This title will be shown in Canada, check Cineplex.com for more information on showtimes and dates.
Produced by the revered studio ufotable, responsible for the celebrated FATE/STAY NIGHT [UNLIMITED BLADE WORKS] series and 2019’s smash hit DEMON SLAYER: KIMETSU NO YAIBA series, the three-part movie follows the “Sakura route” of the Fate/stay night visual novel with heart pounding action and gut-wrenching drama.
Directed by Tomonori Sudo with music by famed composer Yuki Kajiura, the action packed trilogy unravels the truth behind the Holy Grail War as the film delivers the emotional conclusion to the story of Shirou Emiya and Sakura Matou.
“It is exciting to partner again with Aniplex of America to bring the final chapter in the Fate/stay night [Heaven’s Feel] Trilogy to North American movie theaters,” Fathom Events Senior Director of Programming Brian Deulley said. “The incredible fans of this franchise have been so enthusiastic and supportive of these events and we expect the last installment to be the best one yet!”
“We are absolutely thrilled to be bringing all three films to the big screens,” said Aniplex of America President, Shu Nishimoto. “From the dynamic battle scenes to the commanding musical score, the Fate/stay night [Heaven’s Feel] films were meant to be seen on the big screens.”
About Fathom Events
Fathom Events is the leading event cinema distributor with theater locations in all top 100 DMAs® (Designated Market Areas) and ranks as one of the largest overall theater content distributors. Owned by AMC Entertainment Inc. (NYSE: AMC); Cinemark Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: CNK); and Regal Cinemas, a subsidiary of the Cineworld Group (LSE: CINE.L), Fathom Events offers a variety of unique entertainment events in movie theaters such as live performances of the Metropolitan Opera, top Broadway stage productions, major sporting events, epic concerts, the yearlong TCM Big Screen Classics series, inspirational events and popular anime franchises. Fathom Events takes audiences behind the scenes for unique extras including audience Q&As, backstage footage and interviews with cast and crew, creating the ultimate VIP experience. Fathom Events’ live Digital Broadcast Network (“DBN”) is the largest cinema broadcast network in North America, bringing live and pre-recorded events to 1,010 locations and 1,628 screens in 182 DMAs. The company also provides corporations a compelling national footprint for hosting employee meetings, customer rewards events and new product launches. For more information, visit fathomevents.com.
About Aniplex of America Inc.
Aniplex of America, Inc. (Santa Monica, California) is a subsidiary of Aniplex, Inc. (headquartered in Tokyo, Japan), a division of Sony Music Entertainment (Japan), Inc., and a leading provider of anime content and music production and distribution in Japan. The company’s ever-growing lineup of shows includes: SWORD ART ONLINE, FULLMETAL ALCHEMIST: BROTHERHOOD, FATE/STAY NIGHT [UNLIMITED BLADE WORKS], PUELLA MAGI MADOKA MAGICA, KILL la KILL, GURREN LAGANN, MONOGATARI series, THE PRMOSIED NEVERLAND, and DEMON SLAYER: KIMETSU NO YAIBA. In 2017, the company released the English version of the popular mobile game, FATE/GRAND ORDER, followed by the release of mobile game, MAGIA RECORD: PUELLA MAGI MADOKA MAGICA SIDE STORY’s English version in the U.S. and Canada in June of 2019.