Little Witch Academia (リトルウィッチアカデミア,Ritoru Witchi Akademia?) is a 2013 animated short produced by Trigger for Anime Mirai 2013. The short was created and directed by Yoh Yoshinari and written by Masahiko Otsuka. The short was released in theaters on March 2, 2013 and was later streamed with English subtitles on YouTube from April 19, 2013. A second short film partially funded through Kickstarter, titled Little Witch Academia: The Enchanted Parade (リトルウィッチアカデミア 魔法仕掛けのパレード,Ritoru Witchi Akademia: Mahō Shikake no Parēdo?), was released on October 9, 2015. A television anime series is being broadcast. Two manga series have been published by Shueisha.