We Love Anime returns – 20 screens across the UK!

Sunday the 16 October, 2011 - 9:07AM

SCOTLAND LOVES ANIMATION is proud to announce it’s partnership with the City Screen group to bring you a 20 screen theatrical run on November 26th and 27th of some of the hottest titles in anime in the last 12 months!

“Tekken Blood Vengeance”, “Mardock Scramble Parts 1 and 2″ as well as a Kids Club screening of “Professor Layton and the Eternal Diva” will hitting screens across the UK for one day only on the 26th of November* from Aberdeen to London and many places in between!  We’ve hooked up with Namco Bandai Games, Kaze and Manga UK to offer some amazing prizes and special offers as well!

Always wanted the chance to see anime on the big screen but couldn’t make it to London or Glasgow/Edinburgh?  Then now’s your big chance!  The following screens will be showing films as a part of the We Love Anime line-up:


Aberdeen – The Belmont Picturehouse, 49 Belmont Street, Aberdeen, AB10 1JS.
Birmingham – The Electric Cinema, 47-49 Station Street, BIRMINGHAM, B5 4DY. 
Duke Of York’s Picturehouse, Preston Circus, Brighton, BN1 4NA.
Edinburgh – Cameo – THE Cameo Cinema, 38 Home Street, Edinburgh, EH3 9LZ.
Exeter – Exeter Picturehouse, 51 Bartholomew Street West, Exeter EX4 3AJ.
Leeds – The Hyde Park Picture House, Brudenell Road, LEEDS, LS6 1JD
Liverpool – FACT – Picturehouse at FACT, 88 Wood Street, Liverpool, L1 4DQ.
London – Ritzy – The Ritzy Cinema, Brixton Oval, Coldharbour Lane, London, SW2 1JG.
London – Lexi – The Lexi, 194b Chamberlyne Road, Kensal Rise, LONDON, NW10 3JU.
Newcastle upon Tyne – Tyneside Cinema, 10 Pilgrim Street, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 6QG.
Oxford – Phoenix Picturehouse, 57 Walton Street, Oxford, OX2 6AE.
Greenwich –
Greenwich Picturehouse, 180 Greenwich High Road, Greenwich, London , SE10 8NN.
Hackney – Hackney Picturehouse, 270 Mare Street, Hackney, London, E8 1HE.
Henley-on-Thames – Regal Picturehouse, 2 Boroma Way, Henley-on-Thames, RG9 2BZ.
Southampton – Harbour Lights Picturehouse, Ocean Village, Southampton, SO14 3TL.
Stratford East – Stratford East Picturehouse, Salway Road, London, E15 1BX.
Stratford on Avon – Stratford upon Avon Picturehouse, Windsor Street, Stratford-upon-Avon, CV37 6NL.
York – City Screen York, 13-17 Coney Street, York, YO1 9QL.

Sunday NOVEMBER 27th:

London – The Aubin Cinema, 64-66 Redchurch Street, Shoreditch, LONDON, E2 7DP

TICKETS ON SALE NOW AT: http://www.picturehouses.co.uk/


Also appearing at Cinemagic, Belfast with an altered line-up – see site for more details.

Catch these films on the big screen while you can, in many cases it’ll be your last chance to do so!

* Small exceptions apply, not all cinemas screen all of the films.

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“Trigun Badlands Rumble” added to the line-up!

Tuesday the 8 March, 2011 - 12:52PM

We Love Anime is pleased to announce the addition of “Trigun Badlands Rumble” courtesy of our friends at Flying Dog and Kazé!

See the trailer and where you can see Trigun Badlands Rumble so far as part of the roadshow in the player below!

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Summer Wars – Screenings

Thursday the 24 February, 2011 - 3:58PM

Working with our good friends at Distrify we’re setting up an awesome new widget to handle our trailers where possible – so now you can see where the films are, whenever you need! Check it out below and on the “Films”:

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Introducing “Uniqlo presents: We Love Anime”

Monday the 14 February, 2011 - 3:36PM

GLASGOW (February 14th, 2011) – We are pleased to announce “Uniqlo presents: We Love Anime”, bringing some of the hottest Japanese animated films, coming to DVD later this year, to theatrical screenings across the UK.

The line-up includes exclusive previews of some of the hottest new anime films to be released in the UK this year including Laputa Castle in the Sky, Redline, Summer Wars, The Disappearance of Haruhi Suzumiya, King of Thorn, Eureka Seven – Good Night, Sleep Tight, Young Lovers and more.  We Love Anime will be visiting more than 7 venues across the British Isles and Ireland from March 26th to July 4th. This is thanks to the combined effort of Manga Entertainment, Kazé and Optimum Releasing – who have come together in order to meet the huge demand for theatrical screenings across the UK and Ireland.

Coming to Dublin, Edinburgh, Dumfries, Newcastle, Birmingham, Leeds and London in association with a range of venues and festivals:

Edinburgh: Filmhouse (March 26th-27th)
Birmingham: Appearing at The Electric Cinema as part of Flatpack Film Festival (March 26th)
Leeds: Appearing at The Hyde Park Cinema as part of Leeds Young People’s Film Festival (April 2nd)
Bexley: Appearing as part of BAM 2011
Dublin: Appearing at Cineworld as a part of Cinemagic (May 13th-15th)
Dumfries: Robert Burns Centre Film Theatre (June)
Newcastle: Tyneside Cinema (Date TBC)
London: The Barbican (July)

Tickets will be on sale via the participating venue’s websites in due course and updates to the schedule will be posted directly on this site.

Thanks to our sponsors UNIQLO and Manga Entertainment, we’re also proud to announce goodie bags for early bird customers to people who buy tickets to all the films screening in your chosen cinema! But book early as this offer is limited and only while stocks last! These Uniqlo branded goodie bags will contain a plethora of awesomeness including a free Uniqlo Naruto t-shirt, a new anime DVD from one of our sponsors, limited edition art postcard and poster from one of the films!

Check back on our website or twitter feed for updates on new venues and when ticket sales open for each set of screenings!

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Aberdeen - Tickets on sale here!
Birmingham – Booking information here! 
Brighton –
 Tickets on sale here!
Edinburgh, Cameo - Tickets on sale here! Exeter - Tickets on sale here!.
Leeds - Tickets on sale here!
Liverpool - Tickets on sale here!
London, Lexi Cinema - Tickets on sale here!
London, Ritzy Cinema - Tickets on sale here!
Newcastle, Tyneside - Tickets on sale here!
Oxford - Tickets on sale here!
Greenwich - Tickets on sale here!
Hackney - Tickets on sale here!
Henley-on-Thames - Tickets on sale here!
Southampton - Tickets on sale here!
Stratford East - Tickets on sale here!.
Stratford-upon-Avon - Tickets on sale here!
York - Tickets on sale here!