Rip Van Winkle

United States, 1978

Film
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A clay-animated adaptation of Washington Irving’s classic tale about a free spirit who preferred telling stories to ploughing the land. Although the townsfolk enjoyed his antics they scorned his lack of such Puritan virtues as thrift and hard work. Suitable for 7-11 years.

Credits

producer/director

Will Vinton

production company

Billy Budd Films

Duration

00:28:00:00

Production places
United States
Production dates
1978

Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

31371

Language

English

Subject categories

Adaptations

Animation

Animation → Animated films - United States

Childrens Films

Childrens Films → Children 0-6

Childrens Films → Children 6-12

Childrens Films → Children's films - United States

Literature → Children's literature - Film and video adaptations

Literature → Fables

Literature → Fairy tales - Film and video adaptations

Literature → Literature

Short films

Short films → Short films - United States

Sound/audio

Sound

Colour

Colour

Holdings

16mm film; Preservation Print (Section 5)

16mm film; Limited Access Print (Section 2)

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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