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Akbar’s Cheetah

UK, 1999 (MIFF 2000, Animation)

Director: Iain Gardner

Spring had sprung and every species is mating except the caged cheetahs of Akbar, Emperor of Hindustran. When frustration spills over, stay out of reach of the big cats.

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