Fern the red deer

United Kingdom, 1978

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Fern the red deer A marvellous adventure story, filmed on location in remote Exmoor, about an abandoned deer calf. The deer calf forms a bond with two young children and together they fight for the wild deer’s survival.

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Jan Darnley-Smith


Adrian Worker

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Children's Film and Television Foundation

De Lane Lea



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