Deals with the intolerably hard life of a family of four, the only inhabitants of a very small Japanese island in the Setonaikai archipelago. Several times a day they row over to the neighboring island to fetch water for their miserable fields. Written by
Michael Jurich <firstname.lastname@example.org>
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Referenced in 100 Years of Japanese Cinema