About the film
Taro the Dragon Boy
Release Date: March 17, 1979
|Genres||:||Fantasy, Animation, Family, Adventure|
|Production Companies||:||Toei Video Company|
|Writers||:||Isao Takahata, Kirio Urayama, Miyoko Matsutani, Miyoko Matsutani, Takashi Mitsui|
Patterned after Japanese art and silk screens, Taro, The Dragon Boy is an animated feature about Japanese mythology and cultures, focusing on Taro, a young boy who has to make a voyage to a distant lake to save his mother, who has been turned into a dragon.