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Polar Bear Cafe (2012)
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Polar Bear Cafe (2012)
Original name: しろくまカフェ
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: Pushed by his mother to stop lazing around the house, a Panda searches for a part-time job but has troubling finding one to accommodate his laziness. He soon stumbles upon the Shirokuma Cafe, run by a Polar Bear who is holding interviews for a part-time position with his faithful customer Penguin. Panda applies for the job but fails the interview, with the job instead going to a human girl named Sasako. However, the others soon point Panda towards a part-time job at a nearby zoo.
Style: feel good, entertaining, humorous, funny, light, captivating
Plot: cafe, polar bear, panda, animals, bear, anthropomorphic bear, humour, animal life, bear cub, anthropomorphic animal, anthropomorphism, penguins, coffee

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