The Shirobako anime franchise is getting an all-new film project. The reveal happened at the Musashi-Sakai x Shirobako Spring Festival in Tokyo on April 28, 2018. P.A Works started working on the film’s production, but no news on its release date. Director Tsutomu Mizushima, scriptwriter Michiko Yokote, character designer Ponkan8, animation character designer Kanami Sekiguchi, and production company Infinite are the confirmed returning staff for the film. The staff also stated that the story will continue in the film. Shirobako is a 24-episode anime TV series produced by Warner Entertainment Japan and PA. Works. The show aired in Japan between October 2014 and March 2015 streamed by Crunchyroll.  Sentai Filmworks licensed the series, and released the anime on home video in North America in 2016.