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.

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Credits

director

Gene Deitch

producer

Morton Schindel

production company

Kratky Film

Weston Woods Studios

Duration

00:07:00:00

Production places
Czechoslovakia
Production dates
1973

Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

012868

Language

English

Sound/audio

Sound

Colour

Colour

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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