Babar. to Duet or Not to Duet; the Missing Crown Affair.

Canada, 1989

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Two more animated versions of the Babar picture books. “To duet or not to duet”. The young Babar is scheduled to perform a duet with a great pianist at a concert, but he refuses to admit that the piece is too hard for him. “The missing crown affair” When Babar’s crown goes missing, Zephir decides to help solve the mystery. Could the stolen crown be the first step towards taking over Babar’s kingdom? Based on the picture books by Jean and Laurent de Brunhoff.



Laura Shepherd


Clive A Smith

Patrick Loubert

Michael Hirsh

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Canadian Broadcasting Corporation

Clifford Ross Co








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