|Directed by||:||Wes Anderson||Produced by||:||Wes Anderson, Scott Rudin||Screenplay by||:||Wes Anderson||Story by||:||Wes Anderson, Roman Coppola||Starring||:||Bryan Cranston, Edward Norton, Bill Murray, Jeff Goldblum||Cinematography||:||Tristan Oliver||Production company||:||Indian Paintbrush, American Empirical|
Isle of Dogs is a 2018 American stop-motion animated film written, produced and directed by Wes Anderson, produced by Indian Paintbrush and Anderson's American Empirical Pictures. It features an ensemble voice cast, consisting of Bryan Cranston, Edward Norton, Bill Murray, Jeff Goldblum, Greta Gerwig, Frances McDormand, Courtney B. Vance, Fisher Stevens, Harvey Keitel, Liev Schreiber, Bob Balaban, Scarlett Johansson, Tilda Swinton, F. Murray Abraham, Frank Wood and Yoko Ono. Set in the near-future of Japan, the film follows a young boy who goes in search for his dog after all of the species is banished to an island due to an illness outbreak.
It was the opening film of the 68th Berlin International Film Festival, and received a limited release in the United States on March 23, 2018, by Fox Searchlight Pictures; its wide release is slated for April 6, 2018.