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Fuse Teppō Musume no Torimonochō

Fusé: Teppō Musume no Torimonochō (伏 鉄砲娘の捕物帳) is a 2012 Japanese animated film directed by Masayuki Miyaji based on Kazuki Sakuraba's book Fusé Gansaku: Satomi Hakkenden.[1][2] Both novel and film are an adaptation of Kyokutei Bakin's Nansō Satomi Hakkenden, focusing on a female hunter named Hamaji.

Fusé: Teppō Musume no Torimonochō (Fusé: Memoirs of the Hunter Girl)
Directed byMasayuki Miyaji
Produced byYōsuke Tsuruki
Kazuaki Takahashi
Masayuki Otsuka
Screenplay byIchiro Okouchi
Based onFuse Gansaku: Satomi Hakkenden
by Kazuki Sakuraba
StarringMinako Kotobuki
Mamoru Miyano
Nana Mizuki
Keiji Fujiwara
Atsushi Abe
Kenji Hamada
Hideyuki Umezu
Rokuro Naya
Music byMichiru Oshima
Edited byKumiko Sakamoto
Production
company
Release date
  • October 20, 2012 (2012-10-20) (Japan)
Running time
110 minutes
CountryJapan
LanguageJapanese

PlotEdit

Hamaji is a girl who lives alone in the mountains, surviving as a hunter just like her grandfather. One day she receives a letter from her brother Dousetsu who lives in Edo. Reaching the big city, she gets lost and ends up meeting Shino, a fuse. With her hunting skills she finds and kills a beautiful female fuse and she and her brother share in a huge reward. However she and Shino form a connection that enables him to escape from Edo and accept his situation.

MediaEdit

A special Blu-ray and DVD set was released featuring cover art by graphic designer Wakamatsu Kaori. It also included a booklet and postcard set by the same designer.[3]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Fusé Historical Fantasy Anime Film's Trailer Streamed". Anime News Network. 20 July 2012. Retrieved 23 July 2012.
  2. ^ "Nana Mizuki Joins Fusé Anime Film Cast". Anime News Network. 13 August 2012. Retrieved 15 August 2012.
  3. ^ Wakamatsu, Kaori. "『伏 鉄砲娘の捕物帳』のブルーレイ&DVDが発売 & イベントのお知らせ" (in Japanese). Retrieved 2 May 2013.

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