Your Lie In April



The critically acclaimed, emotional love story, “Your Lie in April” won the 37th Kodansha Manga Award, and the anime series which first aired in October 2014, won First Prize in the Anime Category of the “2016 SUGOI JAPAN Award.” With over 4 million copies in print, this best-selling manga has now been adapted to a live-action film, starring up-and-coming Suzu Hirose (“Our Little Sister”) and Kento Yamazaki (“Orange”).  It is a coming-of-age love story inspired by music and brought to life by the hottest, young talents today.


Piano prodigy Kosei Arima (Kento Yamazaki) lost his ability to play when he lost his mother. In April of his sophomore year in high school, Kosei’s childhood friends Tsubaki Sawabe (Anna Ishii) and Ryota Watari (Taishi Nakagawa) introduce him to a violinist named Kaori Miyazono (Suzu Hirose). Kaori is a willful free spirit, as ethereal as the clouds in the sky, and Kosei finds himself drawn to her unrestrained, exuberant performance. Kaori aggressively urges Kosei to play with her, forcing him to face the painful memories of his mother. But one day, Kosei discovers that Kaori has a secret…


Cast: Kento Yamazaki, Suzu Hirose, Anna Ishii, Taishi Nakagawa 
Director: Takehiko Shinjo
Duration (min) :

122min (tbc), Theatrical/ Edited

Version: Theatrical/ Edited
Grade: PG

Romance, Music




English/ Chinese & English





Worldwide except Japan