Kurara: The Dazzling Life of Hokusai’s Daughter

Kurara The Dazzling Life of Hokusai's DaughterProfile

  • TV Movie: Kurara: The Dazzling Life of Hokusai’s Daughter
  • Romaji: Kurara ~Hokusai no Musume~
  • Japanese: 眩(くらら)~北斎の娘~
  • Director: Taku Kato
  • Writer: Makate Asai (novel), Mika Omori
  • Network: NHK
  • Episodes: 1
  • Release Date: September 18, 2017
  • Runtime: Monday 19:30-20:45
  • Genre: Biopic
  • Language: Japanese
  • Country: Japan

Plot

Follows the life of ukiyo-e artist Katsushika Oi (Aoi Miyazaki). She is the third daughter of renown artist Hokusai Katsushika. As a child, she watched her father and became fond of painting. As an adult, she divorced a few years after marrying and then assisted her father.

Notes

  1. Based on novel “Kurara” by Makate Asai (first published from December, 2014 to November, 2015 in literary magazine Shosetsu Shincho).

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