The Legend of Aterui

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  • Drama: The Legend of Aterui (English title)
  • Romaji: Kaen Kita no Eiyu Aterui Den
  • Japanese: 火怨・北の英雄 アテルイ伝
  • Director: Eiji Tanaka, Mineyo Sato
  • Writer: Katsuhiko Takahashi (novel), Takuya Nishioka
  • Network: NHK
  • Episodes: 4
  • Release Date: January 11 - February 1, 2013
  • Runtime: Fridays 20:00~20:45
  • Language: Japanese
  • Country: Japan

Plot

Set within the 8th-9th century, Aterui (Takao Osawa) is the leader of the Isawa Prefecture based Emishi tribe in northern Japan. In order to protect his tribe, Aterui faces off against the Yamato governement, which has a military 100x larger than the Emishi tribe.

Notes

  1. Based on the novel "Kaen Kita no Yosei Aterui" by Katsuhiko Takahashi (published on October 16, 2002 by Kodansha).
  2. Filming takes place in the southern part of Iwate Prefecture. from September 30 through mid-November, 2012.

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Darkie I've watched Osawa play as Minakata Jin in both Jin and Jin 2. He gave off a nice-fuzzy-feeling type of a guy. Wonder how he acts in this series.

peggy Admire Osawa and found out about this drama. It is quite remarkable. I do not understandJapanese language but this is a wonderful story. I saw one episode and am hoping I can find all the remaining episodes. New and interesting setting in Iwate. Quite a different feeling about this drama.

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