Synopsis) A pioneer female potter, a story of Earth, fire, and passion.
In the years after World War II, young Kimiko relocates as result of her father’s debts to Shigaraki, an area famed for its pottery. Hand in hand with her kind mother, the feisty girl supports her family financially. Then, a chance encounter with the world of Shigaraki pottery changes Kimiko’s life. Enraptured, she makes the bold decision to live as a potter. In a profession dominated by men, Kimiko must carve her own place as a female artist. She eventually opens her own workshop with her husband, who is also a ceramic artist. The story of a woman’s courage and determination to create her own art.
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