Cecily

Czechoslovakia, 1974

Film
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An animated film about a little girl who, discovering she can fly by flapping her ears, takes off for Africa. She makes friends with the elephants, who have ears as big as hers, and forms an elephant orchestra which becomes world famous. Based on the story by Milos Macourek.

Credits

director

Paula Reznickova

production company

Kratky Film

Language

English

Duration

00:07:00:00

Colour

Colour

ACMI Identifier

32469

Subject categories

Adaptations

Animals & Wildlife → Elephants - Fiction

Animation

Animation → Animated films - Czechoslovakia

Childrens Films

Childrens Films → Children 6-12

Childrens Films → Children's films - Czechoslovakia

Literature → Children's literature - Film and video adaptations

Short films

Short films → Short films - Czech Republic

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

16mm film; Preservation Print (Section 5)

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

16mm film; Limited Access Print (Section 2)

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