Plot & Details
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.
- MPAA Rating: Not Rated
- Genre(s): Drama
- Run Time: 100min.
- Theatrical Release Date: 05/18/2012
- DVD Release Date: 07/10/2012
- Distributor(s): Music Box Films
- Director(s): Yoichi Sai
- Starring: Kaoru Kobayashi , Kippei Shiina , Teruyuki Kagawa , Keiko Toda , Shinobu Terajima
- Themes: Man's Best Friend,Living With Disability,Golden Years
- Tone: Heartwarming,Matter-of-Fact,Stirring
- Keywords: devotion [dedication], seeing-eye-dog
- Country of Origin: USA - Limited (05-18-2012)
- Language: Japanese