The Lollipop opera by Don Freeman

United States, 1971

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A lively film about a barber who draws his own shop, adds a “Mop Top” customer, then cuts and shampoos the boy’s unmanageable hair, finally rewarding him with a lollipop for his good behaviour. Rossini’s “Barber of Seville” provides a lively musical accompaniament. No dialogue. Suitable for lower and middle primary levels.

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Credits

production company

Pyramid Films

producer/director

Glenn Johnson

Duration

00:07:38:00

Production places
United States
Production dates
1971

Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

014503

Subject categories

Animation

Animation → Animated films - United States

Childrens Films

Childrens Films → Children 6-12

Childrens Films → Children's films - United States

Crafts & Visual Arts → Art and music

Music & Performing Arts → Art and music

Short films

Short films → Short films - United States

Sound/audio

Sound

Colour

Colour

Holdings

16mm film; Limited Access Print (Section 2)

16mm film; Preservation Print (Section 5)

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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