Ranked #6469

Taneyamagahara no Yoru

Alternative Titles

Synonyms: Night of Taneyamagahara
Japanese: 種山ヶ原の夜

Information

Type: Movie
Episodes: 1
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Jul 7, 2006
Producers: None found, add some
Licensors: None found, add some
Studios: Studio Ghibli
Source: Other
Duration: 27 min.
Rating: PG - Children

Statistics

Score: 5.861 (scored by 632 users)
Ranked: #64692
Popularity: #4947
Members: 2,022
Favorites: 2
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Reviews

ridojiri
Aug 30, 2012
A quietly meditative and touching expose of a farmers relation to his society and his environment, Taneyamagahara no Yoru is an interesting adaptation of Kenji Miyazawa's play of the same name. Oga Kazuo provides pictures with which the play's dialogue is overlaid, enacted by Seiyuu. A unique approach, at some points approximating Kirigami animation.

Kenji Miyazawa has become one of Japan's most idolised authors. Miyazawa was a naturalist writer and poet, oft thought of as inspired by Flaubert and Maupassant, who lived a life of hardship and ignominy. Born in the rural prefecture Iwate in 1896, Miyazawa worked as a teacher and a agriculturalist, dedicated read more
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