A Silent Voice: The Movie
: 映画 聲の形 Hepburn
: Eiga Koe no Katachi
, also translated as The Shape of Voice: The Movie
) is a 2016 Japanese animated teen drama film
produced by Kyoto Animation
, directed by Naoko Yamada
and written by Reiko Yoshida
, featuring character designs by Futoshi Nishiya and music by Kensuke Ushio.
It is based on the manga of the same name
written and illustrated by Yoshitoki Ōima. The film premiered in Japan on September 17, 2016 and worldwide between February and June 2017.