The Thunderstorm

France, 1968

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Episode of Series “Stories Without Words”.
Wordless story about a little boy who loses his dog during a summer storm. In the search for his pet, the boy discovers something of the interdependence of all living things in nature. Suitable for lower and middle primary levels.


production company

Learning Corporation of America





ACMI Identifier


Subject categories

Animals & Wildlife → Nature study

Childrens Films

Childrens Films → Children 6-12

Climate, Environment, Natural Resources & Disasters → Ecology

Climate, Environment, Natural Resources & Disasters → Natural history

Climate, Environment, Natural Resources & Disasters → Storms

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Education of children

Education, Instruction, Teaching & Schools → Education of children

Educational & Instructional

Educational & Instructional → Instructional

Family, Gender Identity, Relationships & Sexuality → Education of children

Short films

Short films → Short films - France




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