The Little prince

United States, 1979

Film
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A claymation version of Antoine de Saint-Exupery’s story about a little prince who leaves his tiny planet in search of friends. He eventually reaches Earth, where a fox teaches him the secret of responsibility. References to well known paintings and imaginative animation techniques are employed throughout this film. Narrated by Cliff Robertson.

Credits

production company

Billy Budd Films

Will Vinton Productions

producer/director

Will Vinton

Duration

00:28:00:00

Production places
United States
Production dates
1979

Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

323338

Language

English

Subject categories

Adaptations

Animation

Animation → Animated films - United States

Childrens Films

Childrens Films → Children 6-12

Childrens Films → Children's films - United States

Literature → Children's literature - Film and video adaptations

Literature → French literature - Film and video adaptations

Literature → Literature

Short films

Short films → Short films - United States

Sound/audio

Sound

Colour

Colour

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

16mm film; Preservation Print (Section 5)

16mm film; Limited Access Print (Section 2)

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