Cardcaptor Sakura (1999)

Japan,
79m, 86m
colour
Dolby, Japanese

A Japanese animated fantasy film directed by Morio Asaka.

Plot Summary

Sakura and her friends graduate from fourth grade and decide to take a break, especially after Sakura wins trip to Hong Kong. There she encounters old friend and rival cardcaptor Syaoran Li and finds that winning the holiday had less to do with luck than with the machinations of a powerful sorceress.

Credits

Crew
Director: Morio Asaka
Bandai Visual, Kodansha, Madhouse Studios, Shelty
Executive Producers: Masao Maruyama, Tetsusyoku Ohkawa, Shigeru Watanabe
Producers: Kazuhiko Ikeguchi, Tatsuya Ono
English Language Version Producers: Kevin Chu, Hideki Goto, Haruyo Kanesaku, Yutaka Maseba
Planning: Masao Maruyama, Shigeru Watanabe, Tetsuju Okawa
Script: Nanase Ôkawa
Script Association: Akira Mano, Mamoru Kanbe, Shigehito Takayanagi
Comic: Clamp
Character Designers: Clamp, Kumiko Takahashi
Animation Directors: Hitoshi Ueda, Kumiko Takahashi, Kunihiko Sakurai
Directors of Photography: Hisao Shirai, Madhouse Studios, Studio Cosmos
Photography: Atsuro Saito, Hiroki Shiozuka, Hiroshi Noguchi, Hiroshi Yoshida, Hiroyuki Toda, Hitoshi Yamaguchi, Katsunori Maehara, Kazuyuki Fudeyasu, Kohichi Furusawa, Koichi Gonda, Kumiko Dei, Masafumi Awakura, Motoaki Ikegami, Naohisa Haijima, Norikazu Yamaguchi, Shinji Ikegami, Shouji Yazawa, Syouji Nagao, Takashi Shimada, Tetsuo Ofuji, Tomohiro Nishiyama, Toshikazu Hisano, Yuji Shirai, Yuki Katsuta, Yukihoro Masumoto, Yuko Orikasa, Yumiko Morimoto
Editors: Kashiko Kimura, Yoshiko Kimura, Harutoshi Ogata, Satoshi Terauchi, Ogata Editing Room
Music: Takayuki Negishi
Sound Producers: Techno Sound
Sound Director: Masafumi Mima
Sound Recordist: Akira Nakano
Costume Designers: Clamp
Special Effects: Toyohiko Sakakibara, Kumiko Taniguchi, Studio Ghibli
Art Director: Katsufumi Haryu

Cast
Sakura Tange (Sakura Kinomoto)
Aya Hisakawa (Kero)
Junko Iwao (Tomoyo Daidoji)
Motoko Kumai (Shaoran Li)
Tomokazu Seki (Touya Kinomoto)
Megumi Ogata (Yukito Tsukishiro)
Yukana Nogami (Meilin Li)
Hideyuki Tanaka (Fujitaka Kinomoto)
Megumi Hayashibara (Madoushi)
Kazuo Hayashi (Clow Reed)
Kikuko Inoue (Yelan Li)
Yuriko Yamaguchi (Fudie Li)
Chiyako Shibahara (Xuehua Li)
Rika Wakusawa (Huanglian Li)
Sachiko Sugawara (Feimei Li)
Kotono Mitsuishi (Maki Matsumoto)
Tôru Furusawa (Yoshiyuki Terada)
Nobuyuki Tanaka (bellboy)
Ritsuo Sawa (antique shop manager)

Alternative Titles

Cardcaptors: The Movie – USA
Sakura cazadora de cartas: la película – Spain

Sequel to
Cardcaptor Sakura (1998-2000)

Sequel
Cardcaptor Sakura: Fûin sareta card (2000)