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The Light of a Firefly Forest

Hotarubi no Mori e

Directed by Takahiro Omori
Japan, 2011
Animation, Drama, Romance


Hotaru is rescued by a spirit when she gets lost in a forest as a child. The two become friends, despite the spirit revealing that he will disappear if he is ever touched by a human.

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The Light of a Firefly Forest Directed by Takahiro Omori

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