files/pictures/picture-35.jpgGKids, which helped THE SECRET OF KELLS earn an Oscar nod, will release Mamoru Hosoda's SUMMER WARS for an Oscar qualifying run, reports Variety
. The film will play at the AMC Covina 30 from Dec. 10-16 then move to New York before returning to L.A.
From the director of THE GIRL WHO LEAPT THROUGH TIME, the story centers on a teenage math expert who must help a small town avoid an apocalypse when the real world and virtual world are set to collide.
Funimation holds the DVD and Blu-ray rights.