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The conceit is that at the Stratford Zoo, after the zoo closes (in what looks like a Goodnight Gorilla homage), the animals let themselves out of their cages and perform Shakespeare. We watch as they make the wrenching decision between staying and evacuating. A never-before-seen popular culture history of postwar Japan, it is sure to fascinate fans and anyone interested in manga, anime, and the potential of the graphic storytelling medium.

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