The Chaparral prince

United States, 1982

Film
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Based on a short story by O Henry, it tells the story of frail young Lena, who is hired out by her father to a wicked innkeeper. Lena finds escape in a book of fairy tales about handsome princes who save maidens in distress. When the innkeeper throws the book on the fire, a chain of events is started which proves to Lena that fairy tales can come true. Suitable for middle and upper primary levels.

Credits

director

Mark Cullingham

producer

Elaine Sperber

production company

Highgate Pictures

Language

English

Duration

00:20:00:00

Colour

Colour

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