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ISLE OF DOGS

by Wes Anderson

synopsis

Set in a dystopian future Japan in which dogs have been quarantined on the remote eponymous island due to a "canine flu", Isle of Dogs follows five local dogs—Chief, Rex, Boss, Duke, and King. They are fed up with their isolated existence until a boy named Atari Kobayashi ventures to the island to search for his dog, Spots. Atari receives their help and protection from the Japanese authorities who have come to retrieve him.

original title: Isle of Dogs
country: United States, Germany
year: 2018
genre: animation
directed by: Wes Anderson
film run: 101'
release date: GB 30/03/2018, FR 11/04/2018, IT 1/05/2018, DE 3/05/2018, HU 3/05/2018, SE 4/05/2018, NL 10/05/2018
screenplay: Wes Anderson, Roman Coppola, Kunichi Nomura, Jason Schwartzman
cinematography by: Tristan Oliver
film editing: Edward Bursch, Ralph Foster
art director: Paul Harrod, Adam Stockhausen, Curt Enderle
music: Alexandre Desplat
producer: Wes Anderson, Jeremy Dawson, Steven M. Rales, Scott Rudin
co-producer: Octavia Peissel
executive producer: Eli Bush, Molly Cooper, Christoph Fisser, Henning Molfenter, Charlie Woebcken
production: Studio Babelsberg, American Empirical Pictures (US), Indian Paintbrush (US), Scott Rudin Productions (US)
distributor: 20th Century Fox France, 20th Century Fox Italy, 20th Century Fox Netherlands