The German children’s film Yoko is both animated and played by actors in costumes. It is about the young yeti Yoko from Tibet, who, together with a couple of exotic animals, is captured to be sold to a zoo in Germany. He manages to escape his captivity and seeks protection from Pia, an 11-year-old girl, fighting with grief due to her deceased father. After a somewhat challenging start, they soon become friends. Pia learns about the evil people searching for Yoko and do what she can to hide and protect him. Helping her is her little sister, Marcella, and her best friend Lukas.