SANTA MONICA, CA (October 18, 2017) – Tickets for the North American premiere of Fate/stay night [Heaven’s Feel] THE MOVIE I. presage flower at the Theatre at Ace Hotel have sold out 2 weeks after going on sale. Aniplex of America, along with the film distribution company AZOLAND PICTURES, announced the special one-night only premiere event on September 30th, shortly followed by ticket sales for the nationwide theatrical release. The Theatre at Ace Hotel, which has a capacity of 1,600, has hosted many high profile acts and events including the Red Hot Chili Peppers, comedy legend Mel Brooks, and the U.S. premiere of “ATOMIC BLONDE” starring Charlize Theron. Aniplex of America also announced on Tuesday that the premiere event will feature special appearances by director Tomonori Sudou (Fate/Zero, Fate/stay night [Unlimited Blade Works]) and Noriko Shitaya, who plays the film’s tragic heroine, Sakura Matou. Movie-goers can look forward to catching a glimpse of some of the Fate series’ English dub cast on the red carpet before the film, in addition to a talk show featuring Mr. Sudo and Ms. Shitaya following the screening. While the premiere event is sold out, tickets for the nationwide theatrical release are still available at:

Fate/stay night [Heaven’s Feel] THE MOVIE I. presage flower is the film adaptation of the visual novel game Fate/stay night’s third and the final route Heaven’s Feel, otherwise known as the Sakura-route. The film unravels the truth behind the Holy Grail War through the protagonist Shirou Emiya’s ever doting friend, Sakura Matou. The star-studded cast of Fate/stay night[Unlimited Blade Works] as well as members of Fate/Zero returns in the first chapter of the epic film trilogy, including Noriaki Sugiyma as Shirou Emiya, Ayako Kawasumi as Saber, and Kana Ueda as Rin Tohsaka.

Aniplex of America will also be selling brand new Fate merchandise at their Aniplex Plus store at the premiere event, including [Heaven’s Feel] wall scrolls, pamphlets, mini shikishi artworks, and rubber strap sets. The Aniplex Plus store will also haveFate/Grand Order – First Order – items, a Fate/Apocrypha smartphone ring, and the highly sought after Saber Alter figure. Most items will only be available at the premiere event and guests will receive a full size theatrical poster with purchase, while supplies last.

About Fate/stay night [Heaven’s Feel] THE MOVIE I. presage flower:

“If I became a bad person, would you be able to forgive me?”

The boy wished to protect the girl. That was his thought. 10 years after the Holy Grail War—a battle waged by Masters and Servants over the wish-granter, the Holy Grail—another war breaks out in Fuyuki City. Shirou Emiya—the adopted son of Kiritsugu Emiya, a participant of the previous Holy Grail War—resolves to fight, carrying out Kiritsugu’s dying wish.

There’s a young girl by Shirou’s side who’s in love with him—Sakura Matou. Every morning, she goes to Shirou’s house to make breakfast and dinner for him, bringing kindness into the life of a boy utterly alone in the world. But once the Holy Grail War starts, there’s a change in the air in Fuyuki City. Murders abound across the city, and the atmosphere grows ominous. Shirou decides to shelter Sakura in his home. Along with Saber, the Servant he summons, Shirou allies himself with the mage Rin Tohsaka and takes part in the Holy Grail War. But the battle starts to go awry as secret maneuvers by unseen forces are put into play.

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Original Story: Kinoko Nasu/TYPE-MOON

Original Character Design: Takashi Takeuchi

Director: Tomonori Sudo

Character Design: Tomonori Sudo, Atsushi Ikariya

Screenplay: Akira Hayama (ufotable)

Art Director: Koji Eto

Director of Photography: Yuichi Terao

3D Director: Kazuki Nishiwaki

Color Setting: Mika Matsuoka

Editing: Manabu Kamino

Music: Yuki Kajiura

Animation Producer: Hikaru Kondo

Animation Production: ufotable

Distributed by: Aniplex
Theme song: “Hana no Uta” by Aimer



Shirou Emiya: Noriaki Sugiyama

Sakura Matou: Noriko Shitaya

Shinji Matou: Hiroshi Kamiya

Saber: Ayako Kawasumi

Rin Tohsaka: Kana Ueda

Taiga Fujimura: Miko Ito

Kirei Kotomine: Joji Nakata

Zouken Matou: Masane Tsukayama

Ayako Mitsuzuri: Fumie Mizusawa

Issei Ryudou: Mitsuaki Madono

Kiritsugu Emiya: Rikiya Koyama

Lancer: Nobutoshi Kanna

Gilgamesh: Tomokazu Seki

Rider: Yu Asakawa

Assassin: Shinichiro Miki

Caster: Atsuko Tanaka

Archer: Junichi Suwabe

Souichirou Kuzuki: Masaki Terasoma

Illyasviel von Einzbern: Mai Kadowaki

Leysritt: Miho Miyagawa

Sella: Haruhi Nanao

True Assassin: Tetsu Inada