Treasure of the Grotoceans

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Film
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Two Grotoceans sent on a special mission find all kinds of surprises awaiting them as they roam the sea in search of treasure. Octopus-like puppets cut out of foam rubber are the central characters in this delightful underwater fantasy with its message about conservation and ecology.

Credits

director
producer

Gaston Sarault

production company

National Film Board of Canada

Duration

00:16:00:00

Production places
Unknown

Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

32887

Language

No spoken word

Subject categories

Advertising, Film, Journalism, Mass Media & TV → Puppet films

Animation

Animation → Animated films - Canada

Animation → Puppet animation

Childrens Films

Childrens Films → Children's films - Canada

Childrens Films → Puppet films

Climate, Environment, Natural Resources & Disasters → Ecology

Climate, Environment, Natural Resources & Disasters → Environment

Climate, Environment, Natural Resources & Disasters → Environmental education

Educational & Instructional

Educational & Instructional → Educational films

Music & Performing Arts → Puppet films

Short films

Sound/audio

Sound

Colour

Colour

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

16mm film; Limited Access Print (Section 2)

16mm film; Preservation Print (Section 5)

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