ATSUHIME SEASON III 篤姬 Season III
Number of Discs : 3 DVD Starring : 宮崎 葵 AOI MIYAZAKI 吉武 怜 Dialogue / Language : Japanese Subtitles : English (On/Off) Regions Coding : All code, Region Free
Turbulent end of the Edo period, a woman of courage and dignity to shake Japan. The Tokugawa Shogunate Heroine - Atsuhime full career commenced the face of the Meiji Restoration unprecedented change, Japan is caught in a fierce shaken era choppy. Unrest in which the end of the Edo period, adhere to the virtue of their own beliefs, and single-minded women survive her name called Atsuhime the. Atsuhime narrative came from Satsuma Shimazu family separation daughter, to become Shogun Tokugawa thirteen wife had his wife, and served as the completion of Edo Castle without bloodshed open the arduous task of city's life, her choppy Biography The 47th NHK Taiga Drama is a life story of Atsuhime who was born in Kagoshima Prefecture, then called Satsuma, and became the wife of Tokugawa Iesada, the 13th shogun of the Tokugawa shogunate. She accedes to the highest rank in Ooku, the inner palace of the Edo castle where women related to the reigning shogun resided. Iesada dies soon after their marriage and Atsuhime assumes the name Tenshoin at the age of 23. She exerts herself for the Tokugawa clan and for the nation during the upheaval in the Meiji Restoration, headed by those from Satsuma. In 1835, Shimazu Tadatake, head of the Imaizumi-Shimazu family of Satsuma clan, and Oyuki are blessed with a long-awaited daughter, Okatsu, who later becomes Atsuhime. She grows up as a tomboy, full of wonders, yet warm-hearted. Meanwhile, as Satsuma clan is under going financial reform, headed by chief retainer Zusho, Tadatake is punished for being lenient with farmers. Okatsu, unable to absorb why her father is punished, charges over to Zusho.