- 1 Season
Barakamon is a Japanese anime series based on a manga of the same name created by Satsuki Yoshino. The plot begins when a young calligrapher, named Seish? Handa's work is cruelly criticized by a elderly curator at a local exhibition. This drives Handa to fury and in a moment of emotional instability he strikes the old man in the face. His father is furious at this outburst and downcast and disappointed in his son, so he exiles him to the small and idyllic island of Goto where Handa meets the colorful villagers who inhabit the place and begins to learn, both about himself and his art.