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

Duration

00:17:00:00

Production places
Japan
Production dates
1968

Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

33505

Language

English

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

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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