In 2003, Japan was plunged into economic darkness, and its people needed a ray of hope. They found one in Haru Urara, a racehorse with a pink Hello Kitty mask and a career-long losing streak.
- Hot Docs International Film Festival, Best Short Documentary
- Sundance Film Festival, SXSW Film Festival, Hot Docs International Film Festival
- Mickey Duzyj
- Mona Panchal
- Casimir Nozkowski
- Naoko Hara