How People Got Fire (2008) Theatrical Cartoon

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How People Got Fire

How People Got Fire (2008) Theatrical Cartoon

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  • Theatrical ShortShort
  • National Film Board of Canada
  • Distributed by: National Film Board of Canada
  • Cartoon Characters: Grandma Kay, Tish.
  • Voice Actors: Louise Profeit-Leblanc, Jonnie-Lyn Kushniruk.
    Cast: Mae Hume
    , Jonnie-Lyn Kushniruk, Amy Smarch; Full Voice Cast Full Voice Cast...
  • Directed By Daniel Janke, Paul Etherington.
  • Produced By Svend-Erik Eriksen, Martin Rose, Rina Fraticelli.
  • Animated By Christopher Auchter, Jay White.
  • Awards: TEUEIKAN Second Prize, First Peoples' Festival (Land InSights), Montréal, 2009.
    Best Animation, Annual Dreamspeakers/International Aboriginal Cultural, Artistic and Film Festival, Edmonton, 2009
  • Music: Daniel Janke, Adele Armin, Igor Gefter, Rick Sacks, Jordy Walker.
  • Editor: Andrew Connors.
  • Originally Released in 2008 (Estimate).
  • Originally Released Theatrically.
  • Running Time: 16:02 minutes.
  • Color
  • Canada  Canada

Cartoon Summary:

"How People Got Fire" centres on Grandma Kay (based on elder Kitty Smith) and the connection she forges with the village children through the oral tradition of their culture. Twelve-year-old Tish is one of those children - an introspective, talented girl who...  (more)

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Foreign Language Title:

"Comment les humains ont obtenu le feu (French)."

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