Batain Lai!! Minami no Shima no Mizu Monogatari

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Synonyms: Pattenrai!! Minami no Shima no Mizu Monogatari
Japanese: パッテンライ!! ~南の島の水ものがたり~


Type: Movie
Episodes: 1
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: May 9, 2009
Producers: Mushi Production
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Source: Unknown
Genres: Slice of LifeSlice of Life, HistoricalHistorical
Duration: 1 hr. 30 min.
Rating: G - All Ages


Score: 6.121 (scored by 188188 users)
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Ranked: #77342
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Popularity: #11363
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May 6, 2013
eyerok (All reviews)
This review is dedicated to Noboru Ishiguro, the legendary director of SDF Macross, Megazone 23, Legend of Galactic heroes, and the founder of Artland, the studio responsible for modern hits such as Mushishi and Katekyo Hitman REBORN!!, who died of lung infection last year in March 2012 at the age of 73. 'Pattenrai!! Minami no Shima no Mizu Monogatari' (or 'Yoichi Hatta - the father of Chianan Canal') was his last directorial work.

‘Pattenrai!!’ is based on the true story of Yoichi Hatta, a Japanese civil engineer who designed the Chianan Canal and Wushantou Reservoir in Japanese occupied Taiwan before the second World War, changing read more