Tale of Granny Mochi: Kuwata Misao

Friday, October 1, 03:00 pm on KPBS

Duration: 0:44:48

Description: THE TALE OF GRANNY MOCHI: KUWATA MISAO highlights the life and work of Kuwata Misao, an artisan of traditional, handmade Sasa-mochi rice cakes. For more than 30 years, 93-year-old resident Kuwata Misao has single-handedly made more than 50,000 Sasa-mochi rice cakes every year. What is the meaning of work? Of life? Of happiness? Granny Mochi's quiet, delightful story explores these questions and warms the heart.


Broadcast In: English