Grave of the Fireflies Movie

Grave of the Fireflies movie production status is currently Announced

November 25, 2012 • Intentions to make the movie; early in development. An English language live action film.

Who's Involved:

James Heath, Liam Garvo

Release Date:

To Be Announced (TBA)


Runtime: N/A
Language: English

Plot: What's the story about?

Two orphaned Japanese children – 14 year-old Seita and his four year-old sister, Setsuko - struggle to survive during World War II.

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Liam Garvo
James Heath

Production Company

Dresden Pictures

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Production: What we know about Grave of the Fireflies?

Key Facts

  1. Based on semi-autobiographical novel by Akiyuki Nosaka - first published in 1969. The material was previously turned into an animated feature in 1988 and a live action for Japan's NTV in 2005.

Filming Timeline

  1. November 2012: The film was in Announced status.
  2. An English language live action film.

Grave of the Fireflies Release Date: When is the film coming out?

Grave of the Fireflies is coming out To Be Announced (TBA).

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