Last night, Australian anime distributor Madman Entertainment started streaming the English-subtitled trailer for The Boy and The Beast. According to the distributor’s Twitter account, the film will hit Australian cinemas “soon.”

The Boy and The Beast is the latest film from Mamoru Hosoda (Summer Wars, Wolf Children). The film is scheduled for a July 11 début in Japanese cinemas.

On April 12, the film received an official cast list, an official trailer and a 30-second teaser. The confirmed cast for the film is as follows:

  • Kumatetsu: Kōji Yakusho
  • Kyūta (Child): Aoi Miyazaki
  • Kyūta (Adolescent): Shōta Sometani
  • Kaede: Suzu Hirose
  • Grand Master: Masahiko Tsugawa
  • Monk Momoaki: Lily Franky
  • Tatara: Yo Oizumi
  • Iōzan: Kazuhiro Yamaji
  • Ichirōhiko (Young): Haru Kuroki
  • Ichirōhiko (Older): Mamoru Miyano
  • Jirōmaru (Young): Momoka Ohno
  • Jirōmaru (Old): Kappei Yamaguchi
  • Chiko: Sumire Morohoshi
  • Kyūta’s Father: Keishi Nagatsuka
  • Kyūta’s Mother: Kumiko Asou

Since its announcement, the film has received two pieces of key art, which you can check out below: