Hatta Yoichi is a civil engineer who travels to Japanese-ruled Taiwan in 1910 to build a complex irrigation system in the barren southwest. Hatta manages to overcome the initial doubts of local farmers, but a tragic tunnel accident eventually halts the project and shakes his confidence.
A very well done historical story about a civil engineers dream. The animation has been created to portray real life characters and scenery. There are a few emotional moments which reflect the hard times of that era. It also portrays the difficulties of trust between different nationalities. read more