The film won the Best Animation Film award at the Shanghai International Film Festival’s Golden Goblet Awards on June 23, and it also won the “Axis: The Satoshi Kon Award for Excellence in Animation” award for Best Animated Feature in Montreal’s Fantasia International Film Festival on July 25.
The film won the Award for Best Animated Feature Film at the 52nd annual Sitges International Fantastic Film Festival in Spain on October 13.
The film then screened at the 39th annual Hawai’i International Film Festival on November 10, 13, and 24.
GKIDS and Shout! Factory announced on Thursday that they will release Masaaki Yuasa’s Ride Your Wave anime film digitally and on home video on August 4.