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Italy is in a deep depression, so to support her family, Marco's mother goes to Argentina to work as a domestic. But after she writes to her family that she is sick, her letters stop coming. So Marco decides to go to Argentina to look for her. He travels across Argentina to find her, meeting many wonderful people, and having many adventures during his journey.

  1. Isao Takahata


Series Cast

  1. Yoshiko Matsuo as Marco (voice)

    Yoshiko Matsuo

    Marco (voice)

    52 Episodes

  2. Akiko Tsuboi as Narrator (voice)

    Akiko Tsuboi

    Narrator (voice)

    52 Episodes

  3. Kazuyuki Sogabe as Tonio (voice)

    Kazuyuki Sogabe

    Tonio (voice)

    52 Episodes

  4. Noriko Ohara as Conchetta (voice)

    Noriko Ohara

    Conchetta (voice)

    52 Episodes

  5. Kiyoshi Kawakubo as Pietro (voice)

    Kiyoshi Kawakubo

    Pietro (voice)

    52 Episodes

  6. Mie Azuma as Pablo (voice)

    Mie Azuma

    Pablo (voice)

    52 Episodes

  7. Yukiko Nikaido

    Anna (voice)

    52 Episodes

  8. Akio Nojima as Rocky (voice)

    Akio Nojima

    Rocky (voice)

    52 Episodes

  9. Eken Mine as Federico (voice)

    Eken Mine

    Federico (voice)

    52 Episodes

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Last Season

Season 1 - 3000 Leagues in Search of Mother

Season 1

1976 | 52 Episodes

Season 1 of 3000 Leagues in Search of Mother premiered on January 4, 1976.

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3000 Leagues in Search of Mother
3000 Leagues in Search of Mother


Original Name 母をたずねて三千里

Status Ended


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Type Scripted

Original Language Japanese


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