Porphy no Nagai Tabi
|Porphy no Nagai Tabi|
(Porufi no Nagai Tabi)
|Anime television series|
|Directed by||Tomomi Mochizuki|
|Network||BS Fuji, Animax|
|Original run||6 January 2008 – 28 December 2008|
Porphy no Nagai Tabi (ポルフィの長い旅 Porufi no Nagai Tabi?, lit. Porphy's Long Journey) is a Japanese anime series by Nippon Animation, as the 2008 installment of the famed World Masterpiece Theater series. It is an adaptation of Paul-Jacques Bonzon's novel, "Les Orphelins de Simitra" ("The Orphans of Simitra").
Focuses on features a Greek boy named Porphyras Patagos (more fondly known as Porphy) and his sister Mina, who have been orphaned after a devastating earthquake which destroyed their home in Greece. The two decide to travel through Europe in search of a new home.