The TV anime “The Dragon Dentist” will be re-aired on NHK tomorrow, 4th May! “The Dragon Dentist” is the first feature-length TV anime produced by Hideaki Anno’s Studio khara, based on the short story of the same name. The show was directed by Kazuya Tsurumaki, who also directed “Rebuild of Evangelion”.
“The Dragon Dentist” follows the story of Noko, a new dentist sworn to serve the guardian dragon who protects her land. The show stars Tomika Shimizu, Nobuhiko Okamoto, Koichi Yamadera, Megumi Hayashibara, Suzuki Matsuo, and Kenjiro Tsuda.
Studio khara is a Japanese animation studio best known for its work on the Rebuild of Evangelion film tetralogy. It was founded by Hideaki Anno in May 2006, where he remains its president.