The Practical princess

United States, 1980

Film
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When Princess Bedelia was born, the fairies gave her three wishes: beauty, grace and common sense. Her father thinks beautiful princesses don’t need common sense, but Bedelia makes good use of her brains. Based on the book by Jay Williams with animation by Vicente Bassol.

Credits

director

Sam Weiss

producer

Nick Bosustow

production company

Bosustow Entertainment

Language

English

Duration

00:08:45:00

Colour

Colour

ACMI Identifier

39171

Subject categories

Adaptations

Animation

Animation → Animated films - United States

Childrens Films

Childrens Films → Children 6-12

Childrens Films → Children's films - United States

Educational & Instructional

Educational & Instructional → Instructional

Family, Gender Identity, Relationships & Sexuality → Gender roles in children

Literature → Children's literature - Film and video adaptations

Short films

Short films → Short films - United States

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

16mm film; Limited Access Print (Section 2)

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