Bleach: Memories of Nobody
is a 2006 animated film adaptation of the anime
. Directed by Noriyuki Abe
and written by Masashi Sogo, the film was first released in Japanese theaters on December 16, 2006. The DVD was released in Japan on September 5, 2007. To promote the film, the opening and closing credits for episodes 106 through 109 of the Bleach
anime use footage from the film. The film's theme music
is "Sen no Yoru o Koete" (千の夜をこえて
, Overcome the Thousands of Nights?
) by Aqua Timez
. The film had a limited theatrical release in America from June 11 to June 12, 2008, and in Canada on October 20, 2008
and was followed by the DVD release on October 14, 2008.
The film aired on September 5, 2009 on Adult Swim
. Animax Asia
became the first to air the movie in all asia, as they confirmed the premiere to as on May 2.