Miss Hokusai DVD
In early-19th-century Japan, aspiring young painter O-Ei Hokusai (voiced by Anne Watanabe) faced struggles as both caregiver and protégé to her eccentric father Katsushika Hokusai (Yutaka Matsushige), the nation’s most recognized draftsman. Her quest for identity as artist and individual under her sire’s critical gaze drives this beautifully rendered, speculative anime drama; also featuring the voices of Shion Shimizu, Gaku Hamada, Kengo Kôra. 93 min. Widescreen; Soundtrack: Japanese; Subtitles: English. In Japanese with English subtitles.