A new key visual (above) and a new teaser trailer (below) have been published for Carole & Tuesday, an upcoming original musical TV anime that combines the talents of Shinichiro Watanabe (Cowboy Bebop, Space Dandy), animation studio BONES, and music producers FlyingDog.
The main staff for Carole & Tuesday includes:
- Supervising Director: Shinichiro Watanabe
- Director: Motonobu Hori
- Original Character Designer: Eisaku Kubonouchi
- Character Designer: Tsunenori Saito
- Music: Mocky
- Music Production: FlyingDog
- Animation Production: Bones
The story of Carole & Tuesday is described as follows:
Fifty years have passed since mankind began migrating to the new frontier: Mars.
It’s an age where most culture is produced by AI, and people are content to be passive consumers.
There’s a girl.
Scrapping a living in the metropolis of Alba City, she’s working part-time while trying to become a musician. She’s always felt like something is missing.
Her name is Carole.
There’s a girl.
Born to a wealthy family in the provincial town of Herschel City, she dreams of becoming a musician, but nobody around her understands. She feels like the loneliest person in the world.
Her name is Tuesday.
A chance meeting brings them together.
They want to sing.
They want to make music.
Together, they feel like they just might have a chance.
The two of them may only create a tiny wave.
But that wave will eventually grow into something larger…
Official Carole & Tuesday TV anime home page (English version)
Official press release
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