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Les contes de la nuit = : Tales of the night [electronic resource] / Nord-Ouest et Studio O présentent de Michel Ocelot.

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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 video file (approximately 84 min.)) : sd., col.
  • Publisher: [United States] : Gkids, 2011.
  • Distributor: Made available through hoopla

Content descriptions

Restrictions on Access Note:
Digital content provided by hoopla.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Directed by Michel Ocelot.
Participant or Performer Note:
French voices: Julien Beramis, Marine Griset, Yves Barsacq, and others. English voices: Jo Wyatt, John Haslar, and others.
Summary, etc.:
From the imagination of internationally renowned animator Michel Ocelot (Kirikou and the Sorceress, Azur & Asmar) comes a magical and visually stunning new film, delighting kids, families and animation fans of all ages. Silhouetted characters are set off against exquisitely detailed Day-Glo backgrounds bursting with color and kaleidoscopic patterns, as the film weaves together six exotic fables each unfolding in a unique locale, from Tibet, to medieval Europe, and even the Land of the Dead. In Ocelot's celebrated storytelling, history blends with fairytale as viewers are whisked off to visit enchanted lands full of dragons, shape-shifting werewolves, captive princesses, and enormous talking bees - and each fable ends with its own ironic twist.
Target Audience Note:
Not rated.
System Details Note:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Fairy tales.
Fairy tales > Television adaptations.
Tales > Television adaptations.
Animated television programs > France.
Animated films.
Fantasy films.
Short films.
Silhouettes.
Feature films.

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