Miss Hokusai

Just a profoundly beautiful film

Five eventful years have gone by since we saw Miss Hokusai at the Normal Theater, and it was a moving and unforgettable experience.

Do you like Japanese art? Art history? World history? Biography? Anime? Mystery? A heart-warming story about a woman caring for her disabled little sister? Maybe you’re just tired of watching superheroes beat each other up? Miss Hokusai is available on DVD for twelve bucks or stream it for four bucks and it will be money very well spent. (You can watch it in Japanese or English as you prefer)

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