Remake of The Life of Guskou Budori (1994). The fairy tale follows a young man named Guskou in the Tohoku forests of northeastern Japan in the 1920s. After an onslaught of droughts and natural disasters, Guskou is forced to leave his home and search for a better life elsewhere. Guskou joins a group of scientists at the Ihatov Volcano Department, which deals with the same natural disasters that drove Guskou from his home.

  1. Gisaburō Sugii

    Director, Writer

  2. Kenji Miyazawa


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  1. Shun Oguri

    Shun Oguri


  2. Shiori Kutsuna

    Shiori Kutsuna


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The Life of Guskou Budori
The Life of Guskou Budori


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Original Title グスコーブドリの伝記

Status Released

Release Information

  • July 7, 2012


Original Language Japanese

Runtime 1h 46m

Budget -

Revenue $2.00



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