Where the wild things are

Czechoslovakia, 1973

Film
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Presents an animated adaptation of the story of the same title by Maurice Sendak in which a small boy makes a visit to the land of the wild things. Tells how he tames the creatures and returns home. Animation: Bohumil Sejda. Suitable for lower and middle primary levels.

Credits

director

Gene Deitch

producer

Morton Schindel

production company

Weston Woods Studios

Kratky Film

Language

English

Duration

00:07:00:00

Colour

Colour

ACMI Identifier

31215

Subject categories

Adaptations

Animation

Animation → Animated films - Czechoslovakia

Childrens Films

Childrens Films → Children 0-6

Childrens Films → Children 6-12

Childrens Films → Children's films - Czechoslovakia

Literature → Children's literature - Film and video adaptations

Literature → Literature

Short films

Short films → Short films - Czech Republic

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

VHS; Access Print (Section 1)

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

16mm film; Preservation Print (Section 5)

16mm film; Limited Access Print (Section 2)

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