SF anime directed by Yasuhiro Yoshiura. Six episodes streamed online from August 2008 through 2009 and movie version released March 2010. Awards include the 9th Tokyo Anime Awards (2010) OVA Category Excellence Award and the 14th Japan Media Arts Festival (2010) Animation Division Jury Recommended Work.
Near future science fiction story immersed in the textures of everyday life. The online episodes were viewed over 3 million times and the movie hit the number 3 spot for downloads on the iTunes Store in Japan. Also released as a light novel and comic book. Merchandise during the theatrical run included coffee cups and canisters.
Original Story, Script, Direction: Yasuhiro Yoshiura
Character Design, Animation Director: Ryusuke Chayama
Music: Tohru Okada
Producer: Tom Nagae
Animation Production: Studio Rikka
Production: DIRECTIONS, Inc.
Jun Fukuyama, Kenji Nojima, Rie Tanaka, Rina Sato, Yukana, Michio Nakao, Miki Ito, Miyuki Sawashiro, Motomu Kiyokawa, Tomokazu Sugita, Yuriko Yamaguchi, Yuko Mizutani