A Story, a story

Czechoslovakia and United States, 1973

Film
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Nyame, the Sky God, demands a high price in exchange for his treasure. How Ananse paid the price is told in narration and woodcuts capturing the flavour of African languages, customs and lifestyles.

Credits

production company

Weston Woods Studios

Kratky Film

producer

Morton Schindel

Duration

00:10:00:00

Production dates
1973

Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

017734

Language

English

Subject categories

Animation

Animation → Animation - Juvenile films

Anthropology, Ethnology, Exploration & Travel → Folklore

Childrens Films

Childrens Films → Children 0-6

Childrens Films → Children 6-12

Literature → Folk literature, African

Literature → Folklore

Sound/audio

Sound

Colour

Colour

Holdings

16mm film; Preservation Print (Section 5)

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

16mm film; Limited Access Print (Section 2)

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