The Wife of Gegege (2010)
The Wife of Gegege is a 2010 Japanese movie directed by Takuji Suzuki and based on an autobiographical novel by Nunoe Mura, wife of “Gegege no Kitaro” creator Shigeru Mizuki.
The film depicts the younger days of Mizuki and his wife Nunoe, who supported him through the lean years when he hadn’t yet experienced any success and wasn’t earning much money for his work.
- Original title
- Transliterated title
- Gegege no Nyōbō
- Release date
- November 20, 2010
- Distributed by
- Phantom Film
In 1961, 29-year-old Nunoe marries manga artist Shigeru, who lost his left arm in the war just five days after meeting for the first time. The couple move to Tokyo and live in a state of extreme poverty before any of the manga sells.
In mid-April, it was announced that Gegege no Nyobo, an autobiographical novel by “Gegege no Kitaro” creator Shigeru Mizuki’s wife Nunoe Mura, would be released as a film shortly after a TV...7 years ago
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