Hexagon Pictures, the Japanese distributor, presented its upcoming anime and manga movies at TICCFOM recently. Chocolate Underground, the animated version of Alex Shearer’s Bootleg novel will open in February in Japan. This story is about two boys who run an illegal chocolate factory where sweets are forbidden in a repressive country.
Pride and NANA will also open in January 2009 in Japan, NANA follows two budding opera singers who go from rivals to best partners. Kanna’s Big Success which is about a woman as she goes through a complete make over with weight loss to become a star.
Source: Screen Daily