Tokai TV Drama Special 2020 ~ Okaeri ~ Tokowaka no Machi Ise

Tokowaka no Machi Ise

Date: From 2.00 p.m., 2 January 2020
Scriptwriter: Ito Nanoha
Cast: Honda Miu, Kiriyama Ren, Hagiwara Mamoru, Atsushi, Atsugiri Jason, Ogura Hisahiro, Otsuka Nene
Synopsis: The guesthouse Tokowaka is located in Kawasaki, a town in Ise City in Mie Prefecture near the outer shrine of the Ise Grand Shrine. Nishikawa Natsumi (Honda Miu) has been running the place together with her mother Shinobu (Otsuka Nene). She is doted on by everybody in the town and affectionately called Tokowaka’s poster girl. A second-year high school student, Natsumi belongs to the art club and recently won a prize in an art competition. This inspires her to dream of going to an art college. However, she cannot leave her mother behind and go away. One day, a young freelance photographer called Tanaka Kyohei (Kiriyama Ren) comes to the town. Natsumi learns about Ise’s history and culture together with him. As she gets better acquainted with the spirit of Tokowaka, she begins to ponder about her own future. Meanwhile, Natsumi gets a request to produce her first drawing for a vacant warehouse that will be reused as a gallery. What future will Natsumi choose when she finds her answer and how will her mother respond?
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