'First Published on Manga. Tokyo'
On a Tokyo event for the anime film High Speed! -Free! Starting Days-, the franchise announced that Free! will get two anime compilation films and a new anime movie! Both compilation films will include new footage; the first film will focus on the members of the Iwatobi Swim Club (Free! -Timeless Medley- Kizuna) and the second on Rin and Sousuke (Free! -Timeless Medley- Yakosuku).
The theme song for the first compilation film will be performed by Style Five. The song is called Rising Free.
The new anime film will be called Free! -Take Your Marks-, and it will be a direct sequel to the Free! Timeless Medley compilation films. It will take place in early spring, just in time for Haruka’s graduation. It is scheduled to premiere in Japanese theaters in Fall 2017.
— 「Free!」シリーズ公式 (@iwatobi_sc) March 19, 2017
Trailer for Free! -Timeless Medley- Kizuna:
Free! is based on the High Speed! novel series by Kouji Ohji (illustrated by Futoshi Noshiya). It has been adapted into an anime by Kyoto Animation. The most recent anime is the 2015 prequel film High Speed!: Free! Starting Days
‘Free!’ Anime Compilation Films and Feature Film
Free! -Timeless Medley- Kizuna (Bonds) compilation film will open on 22 April
Free! -Timeless Medley- Yakusoku (Promise) compilation film will open on 1 July
Free! -Take Your Marks- theatrical anime will premiere in Fall 2017
Official Sites: http://tm.iwatobi-sc.com/, http://tym.iwatobi-sc.com/
Director: Eisaku Kawanami
Organization: Masahiro Yokotani
Character Designer: Futoshi Nishiya
Art Director: Joji Unoguchi
Music Composer: Tatsuya Katou
Animation Production: Kyoto Animation, Animation DO