Maiko-san Chi no Makanai-san [NHK Anime Trailer]

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NHK brings to life “Maiko-san Chi no Makanai-san,” a highly acclaimed manga by Koyama Aiko that portrays the everyday life of Kyoto’s famed maiko through cooking.

Meet Kiyo and Sumire, two friends from Aomori who came to Kyoto in hopes of becoming maiko. While Sumire successfully fulfills her dream, Kiyo is not so lucky… or talented. Instead, her gift is in her culinary skills, which she uses to help support Sumire and the other maiko.

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Original Manga: Koyama Aiko
“Maiko-san Chi no Makanai-san”

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