About

The Raccoons of the Tama Hills are being forced from their homes by the rapid development of houses and shopping malls. As it becomes harder to find food and shelter, they decide to band together and fight back. The Raccoons practice and perfect the ancient art of transformation until they are even able to appear as humans in hilarious circumstances.

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Directed by

Isao Takahata

Written by

Hayao Miyazaki (Story)
Isao Takahata (Screenplay)
Kenji Miyazawa (Characters)

Runtime

119 minutes

Country

Japan

Language

Japanese

Tagline

A Fantastic Tale Of Survival

Cast

Keywords

anime transformation anthropomorphism environment animal narration deforestation tanuki japanese mythology

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Studio Ghibli Feature Films Studio Ghibli