Kappa-Kun Goes Tokyo

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Bringing a timeless Japanese myth to life, this children’s tale follows a “Kappa”—a lovable water imp named Kun—who decides to take on big city life in Tokyo. Fascinated by the overwhelming metropolis upon arrival, he soon realizes that water is nowhere to be found, without which he cannot survive. He eventually finds himself trapped in a bubble, which carries him to the top of the Tokyo tower before bursting. His fears are soon forgotten when he discovers a new gift—the power to fly. Sure to entertain both children and adults, this endearing story celebrates freedom of choice, the search for happiness, and the diversity of the world’s major cities.


Edgar Honetschläger is an artist, a screenwriter, and a film director. He is the owner of a film production company and his work is shown internationally in exhibitions and at festivals.