Strega Nonna (K)

United States, 1977

Film
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Animated version of a traditional Calabrian tale, retold and illustrated by Tomi de Paola about Strega Nonna the Italian Grandmother witch who cures headaches, secures husbands and banishes warts. Among her magic secrets is the trick of summoning pasta from her enchanted pot. Suitable for primary school level.

Credits

director

Gene Deitch

production company

Weston Woods Studios

Language

English

Duration

00:08:00:00

Colour

Colour

ACMI Identifier

29015

Subject categories

Adaptations

Advertising, Film, Journalism, Mass Media & TV → Motion pictures - Awards

Animation

Animation → Animated films - United States

Childrens Films

Childrens Films → Children 6-12

Childrens Films → Children's films - United States

Literature → Folk literature - Film and video adaptations

Literature → Italian literature - Film and video adaptations

Literature → Literature

Short films

Short films → Short films - United States

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

U-Matic; Access Print (Section 1)

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