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The Story of Shiobara Tasuke

Kineben Chochiku: Shiobara Tasuke

Directed by Hakusan Kimura
Japan, 1925
Animation, Short

Synopsis

Industrious farmer Tasuke makes the necessary sacrifices to advance his station in life from a farmer to a store-owner. Based on a well-known kabuki tale Shiobara Tasuke ichitai-ki (The Life Story of Shiobara Tasuke), this parable about the virtues of hard work is based on a true story

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The Story of Shiobara Tasuke Directed by Hakusan Kimura