“A story about a sakura tree in a Japanese mountain village and the elderly couple who tends to it.”
There is a beautiful shidare sakura tree in a mountain village of Ehime prefecture. More than 3000 people visit this tree which an elderly couple raised over the past 60 years. Some people take pictures, some compose poems, some perform on the Shamisen... All together with the beautiful sakura tree in the full bloom in the spring. The elderly couple thinks to themselves how glad they are that everyone has come to see the tree again this year, and give thanks for living. This program shows a sakura tree beloved by the Japanese people, and the various people who come to visit it, that is sure to warm your heart.