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Taneyamagahara no Yoru

Alternative Titles

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


Type: Movie
Episodes: 1
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Jul 7, 2006
Producers: Studio Ghibli
Source: Unknown
Duration: 27 min.
Rating: PG - Children
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Score: 5.901 (scored by 601 users)
Ranked: #62842
Popularity: #4869
Members: 1,913
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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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