Madman is absolutely thrilled to announce that the Australian premiere of Maquia: When the Promised Flower Blooms will take place at Madman Anime Festival Brisbane!
Maquia: When the Promised Flower Blooms is the stunning directorial debut from acclaimed screenwriter Mari Okada, who is best known for writing Anohana and The Anthem of the Heart.
The Australian premiere of Maquia: When the Promised Flower Blooms will take place at AnimeLab Arena at Madman Anime Festival Brisbane on Saturday, June 2nd, 2018, and will be screened in Japanese with English subtitles. Anyone can buy tickets to the screening, not just Madman Anime Festival attendees.
Tickets to the premiere are $15 and available to purchase at the Madman Anime Festival ticket desk from 4pm – 8pm on Friday, June 1st, or from 9am on Saturday, June 2nd. We highly recommend purchasing your tickets early to avoid disappointment.
MadFest VIP pass holders will receive FREE entry to this screening – you will receive your free ticket when you collect your wristband.
The highly-anticipated film will then be coming soon to cinemas across Australia and New Zealand. Keep your eyes on the website as we’ll be announcing more details (including cinema locations) soon.
Check out the incredible trailer for Maquia: When the Promised Flower Blooms!
The people of Iolph have a lifespan of hundreds of years, maintaining their teenage appearances indefinitely, but when the peace of this town is shattered by those who want the secret to their longevity, a young girl named Maquia is forced to escape. Wandering the land alone, she finds an orphaned baby. Choosing to raise him, as the boy grows older the difference in their lifespans is thrown into ever-sharper relief.