Maegami Taro (Taro Maegami) (1979) Feature Length Theatrical Animated Film

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Maegami Taro

Maegami Taro

English Title: Taro Maegami

Maegami Taro (Taro Maegami) (1979) Feature Length Theatrical Animated Film

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  • Feature Length Animated FilmFeature
  • Traditional Animation
  • Nippon Animation
  • Cartoon Characters: Maegamitaro, Taro, Elderly Couple, Serpent.
  • Directed By Hiroshi Saito.
  • Animated By Yoshiyuki Momose.
  • Music: Shinichi Tanabe.
  • Originally Released in Aug, 1979 (Estimate).
  • Originally Aired on Fuji TV Fuji TV (Japan).
  • Running Time: 70 minutes.
  • Japan  Japan

Cartoon Summary:

This is a folk-tale-like adventure story of an active boy on a quest for the Water of Life. The boy sets out on this quest after learning that the Water of Life is needed to make his village happy. On the way, he meets gods, demons...Soon, he discovers that the...  (more)

Cartoon Production Information:

English Title:

"Taro Maegami."

Released as a TV special.

Based on the book by Miyoko Matsutani.

Another anime adaptation of the story, "Ryu no Ko Taro" ("Taro the Dragon Boy"), was released the previous month.

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