Poupelle of Chimney Town Blu-ray DVD Combo

By 5/12/2022 09:43:00 AM

Based on a popular Japanese picture book by author and creator Akihiro Nishino, the fantastical tale of Lubicchi and Poupelle leaps from pages to the screen in POUPELLE OF CHIMNEY TOWN on Digital May 17 and Blu-ray + DVD Combo May 31, 2022 from Eleven Arts and Shout! Factory.

Poupelle of Chimney Town Blu-ray DVD Combo

Available for the first time in North America, the Poupelle of Chimney Town Blu-ray + DVD combo pack contains an exciting movie presentation (featuring both versions – English audio and Japanese audio with English subtitles), insightful bonus content, and an exclusive art booklet with a special message from the executive producer and creator Akihiro Nishino.

Poupelle of Chimney Town is available for pre-order now at ShoutFactory.com. Fans who order the Blu-ray + DVD combo pack from Shout! Factory will receive an exclusive poster while supplies last.


Directed by Yusuke Hirota and produced at Tokyo’s famed STUDIO4ÂșC, Poupelle of Chimney Town brings to life a unique and inspiring tale about friendship, courage, hope, and perseverance to reach for the stars through an awe-inspiring adventure filled with whimsical characters, stunning animation, and unforgettable performances.

Poupelle of Chimney Town is the story of young Lubicchi living among the thick smoke from the chimneys of his isolated town, yearning to see the “stars” — to know the truth — his father always told him about. One Halloween night he meets Poupelle, a man made of garbage, and together they look to the sky as their adventure begins.

The film boasts the stellar English-language voice cast of Tony Hale (Being the Ricardos, Veep), Antonio Raul Corbo (Brooklyn Nine-Nine), Stephen Root (Finding Nemo, King of the Hill), Misty Lee (Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order, Ultimate Spider-Man), and Hasan Minhaj (The Daily Show, The Morning Show).

Poupelle Of Chimney Town (2022) - Official Trailer

Bonus Features

  • The World of Chimney Town — A Discussion with Director Yusuke Hirota and Creator Akihiro Nishino
  • What's Next For Chimney Town — An Exclusive Interview with Creator Akihiro Nishino
  • Creator Akihiro Nishino Special Q&A — Malibu Film Society Screening
Spectacularly beautiful, filled with inspiring performances and splendid music and sound effects, Poupelle of Chimney Town brings laughter, tears, and joy.

An official selection of Annecy International Animation Film Festival and numerous other renowned festivals, Poupelle of Chimney Town has been recognized with several honors and movie awards nominations, including a Japan Academy Film Prize for Excellent Animation of the Year, a Cristal Award nomination from Annecy for Best Feature, an ANNIE awards nomination for Best Music – Feature, and a Satoshi Kon Award nomination from Fantasia for Best Animated Feature.

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