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Kaze no matasaburo - Garasu no manto (1989)

| Drama, Fantasy | 1989 (Japan)
This beautiful tale is set in a small mountain village in the early 1920s. Fatherless Karin, who lives alone with her ailing mother, meets and befriends Saburo Takada, nicknamed "Mata ... See full summary »

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Credited cast:
Toshiyuki Amagasa ...
Kasuke
Fumi Dan ...
Karin's mother
Misato Hayase ...
Karin
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Otane
Ittoku Kishibe
Masao Kusakari ...
Matasaburo's father / Karin's father
Kei Suma
Asao Uchida ...
Karin's grandfather
Dai Udagawa ...
Etsuji
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This beautiful tale is set in a small mountain village in the early 1920s. Fatherless Karin, who lives alone with her ailing mother, meets and befriends Saburo Takada, nicknamed "Mata Saburo of Wind". She and her classmates gradually realize that he has superhuman powers, and he becomes her protector. Escaping horses, attacked fish, the restoration of hearing in a deaf ear, and other astounding incidents divide the student into two opposing groups. Written by L.H. Wong <lhw@sfs.org.sg>

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Matasaburo on the Wind: The Glass Mantle  »

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