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My Grandmother Ironed the King's Shirts

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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (streaming video file) (11 minutes): digital, .flv file, sound
  • Publisher: [San Francisco, California, USA] : National Film Board of Canada, 1999.

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Title from title frames.
Film
In Process Record.
Date/Time and Place of an Event Note:
Originally produced by National Film Board of Canada in 1999.
Summary, etc.:
This Oscar-nominated animated film is a tall tale about the filmmaker's grandmother's life in Oslo, Norway, during World War II. Sharp and whimsical, her story combines her grandmother's tales with historical events and fantasy, showing how a cherished anecdote can come to acquire a mythical status.. King Harald of Norway said, "I love the irony of this short.". Oscar-Nominatedfor Best Animated Short Film.
System Details Note:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Language Note:
In English
Subject: History, Modern.
Motion pictures.
Genre: European/Baltic Studies
Feature films.

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