The isolationists among the Asako was devoted to researching the Path of Man in their secret studies, furthering their knowledge and drawing themselves nearer to divinity. The proponents of this method developed methods for allowing humanity to realize its fullest potential, but generally did little to take their lessons to humanity itself. They were also the oldest and most senior of the Asako, and as such it was these isolationists who drived the family's goals and agenda.
These were also the ones who decided who was ready to learn the next stage of the Path and who was not. The other major view among the Asako was that the family's lessons should be shared with all of Rokugan. They followed the ways of Shinsei as much as those of Asako , teaching the other clans about enlightenment when they would listen, guiding the "younger clans" to an end where by they would become next to divinity, just as the Asako were.
The proponents of this method were generally younger henshin with little more than basic training. Although they provided a visible presence for the Asako in Rokugan , they had little power or control over the affairs of the family as a whole.
The mon of the Asako family is a hand holding a flaming quill. The quill was a symbol of the Asako's position as historians and librarians, and the flames were symbolic of their place in the Phoenix Clan.
The mon of the Asako was originally designed to reflect the family's dedication to the magic taught them by Isawa -- it was the image of an open hand, the fingers covered in blood. Toward the end, her impulsive behavior makes her no less capricious than the shiftless Baku.
Home Film Asia. May 15, am PT. See All. Running time: MIN. International sales: MK2 Films, Paris. Executive producers:. Co-producer: Masa Sawada. Asako is a year-old woman, living in Osaka.
She falls in love with Baku who has a free spirit. One day, Baku suddenly disappears. Two years later, Asako now lives in Tokyo and she meets Ryohei. He looks just like her ex-boyfriend Baku, but he has a completely different personality. Ryohei is a salaryman, with a sincere personality. Asako falls in love with Ryohei. The story traces a threadbare template of a young woman Asako's newcomer Karata in her first film internal struggle between two men Bako and Ryohei both played by Higashide , who look just like each other but equipped with polarized personalities.
After a prologue setting in Osaka, delineates the evanescent passion between Asako and Bako, the meat of the story relocates Asako to Tokyo, two years after Bako vanishes from her life apropos of nothing, she works in a coffee shop and bumps into Ryohei, a sake company salaryman with an uncanny resemblance of Bako, only, Ryohei turns out to be a gregarious, straight-arrow type that is nothing similar to Bako's enigmatic, ethereal insouciance. Looking for some great streaming picks?
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