The Boy and the North Wind

Japan, 1983

Film
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A puppet animation film about greed and justice. A young boy receives three presents from the North Wind and each one is stolen by a greedy landlord. Finally the North Wind gives the boy a present that punishes the greedy landlord.

Credits

production company

Gakken Company

Language

English

Duration

00:11:07:00

Colour

Colour

ACMI Identifier

33506

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 → Puppet films

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Avarice

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Justice

Literature → Fables

Literature → Folk literature, Japanese

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)

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