A new key visual and promotional video for the fourth and final movie from Persona 3 film series has been released last Wednesday – October 28, 2015 by the franchise’ official website. Persona 3 the Movie #4 Winter of Rebirth is set to hit the theaters on January 23, 2016. To take a glimpse of this new film, please watch the Persona 3 the Movie #4 Winter of Rebirth promo video below.
Ryoji: Looks like you’ve remembered as well… What happened here ten years ago…
Makoto: Aegis!! Why did you do something so-!?
Aegis: I… remembered everything…
Aegis: If I hadn’t done that, you wouldn’t have had to go through so much pain!
Ryoji: Makoto. I was inside of you for a long time. You’re the one who can kill me. You’re the only one who can do it.
Text: The Dark Hour comes to an end…
Mitsuru: Nyx appears to be the embodiment of death itself.
Fūka: Is there really nothing we can do?
Yukari: I don’t know.
Junpei: Do something!!! Aren’t you “special”!?
Akihiko: Even I’m scared… I’m so scared I can’t take it…!
Takaya: By learning the meaning of living, a human is finally able to welcome death.
Ryoji: This is the one and only final choice.
Makoto: You’re not a machine, Aegis. You’re the same as us, you’re-
Aegis: I’m telling you, you’re wrong!!!
Ryoji: Goodbye, Makoto.
Persona 3 the Movie #4 Winter of Rebirth Story:
“The time of destruction is coming ever closer without a doubt. It cannot be stopped.”
To know death, to gaze at death, to face death.
Makoto and his allies have grown through the many meetings and partings they have experienced.
Their fight might not be for the sake of the world, but for themselves. Even so, they have continued to fight, believing that there are peaceful days waiting at the end of the battle.
However, a boy says that destruction is the fate that humanity must shoulder. The boy they believed to be their friend tells them the truth of the situation without an emotion on his face.
The season changes to winter. Makoto makes a decision in order to greet the spring that is waiting beyond….
The film will be directed by Tomohisa Taguchi who took over the job from the director of the previous films. Seiji Kishi is returning as the supervisor while serving as the art director is Zenou Tanioka of Bihou, Inc. the composite and visual director of Persona 3 the Movie #4 Winter of Rebirth is Junpei Takatsu.
Among the returning staff at A-1 Pictures working for Persona 3 the Movie #4 Winter of Rebirth are:
Scripts: Jun Kumagai
Character Design: Keisuke Watabe
Persona Design: Kyouma Aki
Prop Design: Shinobu Tsuneki
Color Coordination: Saori Goda
Art design: Kaoru Aoki (Bihou)
Editing: Takashi Sakurai
Music: Shoji Meguro, Tetsuya Kobayashi
Sound Director: Satoki Iida
Action Director: Ryo Tanaka