As the human city development encroaches on the raccoon dog population's forest and meadow habitat, the raccoon dogs find themselves faced with the very real possibility of extinction. In response, the raccoon dogs engage in a desperate struggle to stop the construction and preserve their home. Written by
Kenneth Chisholm <firstname.lastname@example.org>
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Official submission of Japan for the 'Best Foreign Language Film' category of the 67th Academy Awards in 1995. See more
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