Boruto: Naruto the Movie is a 2015 Japanese animated action adventure film directed by Hiroyuki Yamashita in his directorial debut. It is the eleventh Naruto film based on the manga of the same name by Masashi Kishimoto and is part of the larger Start of a New Era Project (新時代開幕プロジェクト Shinjidai Kaimaku Purojekuto?) to commemorate the series’ 15th anniversary.
The film, first teased in the post-credits scene of the previous film, The Last: Naruto the Movie, tells stories about the children of the original series’ main characters. As with the previous film and Road to Ninja: Naruto the Movie, Kishimoto was once again involved in the project as script writer and character designer. The movie is set after the events of the Naruto manga series.
The film was released on August 7, 2015, to commercial success, and became the highest-grossing film in the series. Its DVD and Blu-ray was published on July 6, 2016 by Aniplex, with an additional of short film animation in the day where Naruto became a Hokage.