Crac

Canada, 1981

Film
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Beautifully animated film which concerns itself with the lifestyle of people who lived in an age that is now past. A rocking chair, lovingly crafted from the trunk of a tall tree, is used as a linking device between generations, to show the cycle of life in a farming community in Quebec, Canada, in the nineteenth century to a museum of modern art in the twentieth century. Awards: Best animated short, Academy Awards 1981. Suitable for middle and upper primary levels.

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Credits

production company

Societe Radio-Canada

Canadian Broadcasting Corporation

producer/director

Frederic Back

Duration

00:15:00:00

Production places
Canada
Production dates
1981

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