(Japanese with English subtitles) Widowed woodblock artist Hokusai meets Onao and falls madly in love with her, but she disappears suddenly. One day, his daughter brings home a young girl who looks exactly like Onao. Using the girl as his muse, he reconnects to his youth when he painted his masterpiece, the gigantic octopus and the beauty seduced. Written by
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Hokusai(Tetsuzo) and Bakin (Sashichi) were real life people. Hokusai lived from 1760 to 1849. He is famous for his prints. Bakin was alive from 1767 to 1848. He was an author of epic novel called "Nanso Satomi Hakkenden". See more
As a spirit, I'm passing through a field in summer.