Hometown Stories

Sharing a Magna Dream

A budding manga artist shifted to a rural part of western Japan to focus his efforts on making a breakthrough. After a year living in a mountain village, is success near or will his dream fizzle out?
  • program length: 25 minutes
  • episode #5003

Saturday, March 24 at 6:10 pm on 12.4

additional airdates

  • Sunday, March 25 at 12:10 am on 12.4
  • Sunday, March 25 at 6:10 am on 12.4
  • Sunday, March 25 at 12:10 pm on 12.4

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series description

With themes ranging from ancient traditions to contemporary social issues, these documentaries present intimate portraits of people's lives around Japan today.