Full trailer for “Kimi to Boku” starring Aoi Nakamura

By kevin on April 12, 2011 at 4:57pm EDT

The official website for Takashi Kubota’s Kimi to Boku has been updated with a YouTube embed of the film’s full trailer.

The film is a 45-minute live-action adaptation of Shigeto Yamagara’s autobiographical flash animation of the same name, which has racked up over 4.8 million views since 2001. Aoi Nakamura stars as a young aspiring manga artist who’s able to deal with loneliness and separation from his family through the companionship of an American Shorthair cat named Gin-o-gou (voice-over by Maaya Sakamoto).

Arc Films will be releasing “Kimi to Boku” in Tokyo on May 14, 2011 with a nation-wide release to follow.