The Crying red giant

Japan, 1968

Film
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Claymation film about a lonely red giant who wants to make friends with the people of the local village but everyone is afraid of him. Narrated in English. No other credits available. Suitable for primary school level.

Credits

production company

Gakken Company

Language

English

Duration

00:17:00:00

Colour

Colour

ACMI Identifier

33505

Subject categories

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

Animation

Animation → Animated films - Japan

Childrens Films

Childrens Films → Children 0-6

Childrens Films → Children 6-12

Childrens Films → Children's films - Japan

Childrens Films → Puppet films

Literature → Folk literature, Japanese

Literature → Literature

Music & Performing Arts → Puppet films

Short films

Short films → Short films - Japan

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

16mm film; Limited Access Print (Section 2)

16mm film; Preservation Print (Section 5)

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