Gauche is a diligent but mediocre cellist who plays for a small town orchestra and the local cinema in the early 20th century. He struggles during rehearsals and is often berated by his conductor during preparations for an upcoming performance of Beethoven's Sixth Symphony (the Pastoral Symphony). Over the course of four nights, Gauche is visited at his mill house home by talking animals as he is practicing.

  1. Isao Takahata

    Director, Screenplay

  2. Kenji Miyazawa


Top Billed Cast

  1. Hideki Sasaki

    Gauche (voice)

  2. Masashi Amenomori

    Conductor (voice)

  3. Fuyumi Shiraishi

    Fuyumi Shiraishi

    Cat (voice)

  4. Kaneta Kimotsuki

    Kaneta Kimotsuki

    Bird (voice)

  5. Kazue Takahashi

    Tanuki (voice)

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Gauche the Cellist
Gauche the Cellist



Original Title セロ弾きのゴーシュ

Status Released

Release Information

  • July 7, 2006


Original Language Japanese

Runtime 1h 3m

Budget -

Revenue -



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