ISLE OF DOGS Featurette Takes Us Behind the Scenes of Wes Anderson’s Latest March 26, 2018 New featurette for the March 30th release focuses on the hard work of the animators behind the stop-motion process. Check it out below. ISLE OF DOGS tells the story of Atari Kobayashi, 12-year-old ward to corrupt Mayor Kobayashi. When, by Executive Decree, all the canine pets of Megasaki City are exiled to a vast garbage-dump called Trash Island, Atari sets off alone in a miniature Junior-Turbo Prop and flies across the river in search of his bodyguard-dog, Spots. There, with the assistance of a pack of newly-found mongrel friends, he begins an epic journey that will decide the fate and future of the entire Prefecture. Irish release date is March 30 2018.