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Hidden Japan

By Polly Conway, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 8+

Visually stunning, slow-paced docu explores nature in Japan.

Movie NR 2017 46 minutes
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This brief but illuminating documentary is a pleasant journey into the forests and waters of Japan. The seasonal premise allows viewers to see a wide range of wildlife, as well as the changing beauty of the country. The narration is warm and informative, and kids should enjoy seeing monkeys explore tidepools and play in the ocean. Japan's unique species and landscapes, from tropical climes to icy rivers, are all beautifully filmed in this easy-to-watch doc.

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