Before Green Gables



Based on a story written by Budge Wilson who is a famous Canadian children’s literature author and requested by Heirs of L.M. Montgomery Inc. as 100th anniversary of “Anne of Green Gables”. The story is about Anne’s back story before she meets Matthew and Marilla Cuthbert.


“Before Green Gables” is a story of Anne Shirley’s long journey of searching for love and happiness. Her parents pass away soon after her birth. She has to live with one foster family to another. Both foster families have so much trouble that affects Anne as well. Even Though she has to face so much hardship, she always finds joy in her life with her power of imagination and with the people who cares for her. The story portrays the young Anne Shirley, whose vibrant personality helps her overcome her hardship and even the people around her.


Year: 2009

Episode No.: 39

Length: TV half

Format: HD

Aspect Ratio: 16:9

Target: Kids 6-9

Language: Japanese (English Script Available)


Yoshifumi Ito
International Sales & Production
Nippon Animation Co., Ltd.
Phone: +81-3-3574-5931

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