Sukezo, a farmer manga comic artist, takes up the art rock business by setting up a shop in a shed by the river. He tries hard to be successful, but business does not go well and the family becomes progressively poorer.
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3.3 I'm a sucker for Naoto Takenaka's schtick. He was the best thing in Sumo Do... and Death Shadow not to mention Waterboys, Shall We Dance etc etc etc. Fart jokes and pathos. What more do you need? Ozu would be proud.