Cries of the Crane
- Country / Region
- SAKAMOTO Hideki
- NUMATA Hiromitsu
- Japanese with English Subtitles
- Hokkaido Television Broadcasting
A farmer in Naganuma town in Hokkaido has begun activities to bring back the Japanese crane that had been gone more than 100 years ago. The scheme was to revive the waterlines in the retarding basin created as against flood and to breed cranes. As the vacant land gradually turned into a wetland, different animals came and conversely caused agricultural damage. There were also cases that a photographer with bad manners chased a crane. Meanwhile, two miraculous cranes descended.