Quill: The Life of a Guide Dog (2004)

Drama • 100 minutes  7.2/10
Starring: Kaoru Kobayashi Kippei Shiina Kazu Matsuda Yukika Sakuratani Keiko Toda Teruyuki Kagawa Shinobu Terajima Hiroko Natori and others.
Released • March 13, 2004

As a Labrador puppy, Quill is sent to live with a couple, Isamu and Mitsuko Nii, who work as volunteers, training guide dogs (seeing eye dogs). When he grows to an adult dog, he is taken to a guide dog school, by a friendly, yet firm trainer Satoru Tawada. Although Quill is a little slower than the other dogs at the school, he seems to have an unusual 'empathy' and remarkable patience with his trainers. Tawada decides that Quill would be the ideal guide dog for Mitsuru Watanabe, but Wanatabe, a lonely and ill-tempered middle aged man, isn't as enthusiastic - he would…

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