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The Tale of the Princess Kaguya
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2,450 Ratings

THE TALE OF THE PRINCESS KAGUYA

かぐや姫の物語 | Kaguya-hime no Monogatari

Directed by Isao Takahata
Japan, 2013
Animation, History, Fantasy

Synopsis

Found inside a shining stalk of bamboo by an old bamboo cutter and his wife, a tiny girl grows rapidly into an exquisite young lady. The mysterious young princess enthralls all who encounter her—but ultimately she must confront her fate, the punishment for her crime.

Synopsis

Found inside a shining stalk of bamboo by an old bamboo cutter and his wife, a tiny girl grows rapidly into an exquisite young lady. The mysterious young princess enthralls all who encounter her—but ultimately she must confront her fate, the punishment for her crime.