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Quill : the life of a guide dog

Author: Yō#x8D;ichi Sai; Takeo Hisamatsu; Shōichi Maruyama; Yoshihiro Nakamur; Shōchiku Kabushiki Kaisha,
Publisher: Chicago, IL : Music Box Films, 2004.
Edition/Format:   eVideo : Clipart/images/graphics : English
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The documentary-like story of a yellow Labrador Retriever guide dog for the blind named Quill. We follow Quill from the litter, his selection to become a guide, his life with a foster family until his first birthday, followed by highly specialized schooling in guiding the sightless. He is then paired with a blind man named Watanabe Mitsuru who is at first reluctant to rely on Quill. But Quill's great patience,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Drama
Feature films
Fiction films
Foreign films
Material Type: Clipart/images/graphics, Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Yō#x8D;ichi Sai; Takeo Hisamatsu; Shōichi Maruyama; Yoshihiro Nakamur; Shōchiku Kabushiki Kaisha,
OCLC Number: 1000267112
Language Note: In Japanese with English subtitles.
Notes: Title from resource description page (viewed June 27, 2017).
Cast: Kaoru Kobayashi, Kippei Shiina, Teruyuki Kagawa.
Awards: Won 2004 Hochi Film Awards, Best Director
Won 2005 Kinema Junpo Awards, Best Director
Nominated 2005 Hong Kong Film Awards, Best Asian Film
Description: 1 online resource (101 min.)
Responsibility: Shochiku presents ; produced by Takeo Hisamatsu ; written by Shoichi Maruyama and Yoshihiro Nakamur ; directed by Sai Yoichi.

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The documentary-like story of a yellow Labrador Retriever guide dog for the blind named Quill. We follow Quill from the litter, his selection to become a guide, his life with a foster family until his first birthday, followed by highly specialized schooling in guiding the sightless. He is then paired with a blind man named Watanabe Mitsuru who is at first reluctant to rely on Quill. But Quill's great patience, gentleness and skill eventually wins him over and they become inseparable friends.

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