The tanuki spend their days playing idly in the hillsides and squabbling over food – until the construction of a huge new Tokyo suburb clears the nearby forest and threatens their way of life. English dubbed version will be screened.

Dir. Isao Takahata, 1994, Japan, 119 min.

Common Sense Media Recommends Pom Poko for ages 9 or 10+
“Anime tale with environmental message; some peril, sadness.”