The Selfish Giant (1972) Theatrical Cartoon

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The Selfish Giant (1972) Theatrical Cartoon The Selfish Giant

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  • Theatrical ShortShort
  • Traditional Animation
  • Gerald Potterton Productions, Pyramid Films, Reader's Digest
  • Cartoon Characters: Giant, Children.
  • Voice Actors: Paul Hecht, The King Singers, Charles Aznavour.
  • Directed By Peter Sander.
  • Produced By Murray Shostak, Peter Saunder, Christine LaRocque.
  • Animated By Juan Pina, Julian Szuchopa, Paul Sabella, Arril Johnson, Micheline Lanctôt Marc Brault, Suzanne Raymond, Richard Larose.
  • Awards: Academy Award Nominee, Best Short Subject (Animated Film), 1972.
  • Music: Ron Goodwin.
  • Editor: Christine LaRocque.
  • Originally Released in June of 1972 (Estimate).
  • Originally Released Theatrically.
  • Running Time: 26:32 minutes.
  • Color
  • Canada  Canada

Cartoon Summary:

Based on one of Oscar Wilde's stories for children, this short feature focuses on a garden surrounding a castle occupied by a giant. While the giant is off visiting his friend the ogre, children play in the garden; when he returns, he chases them away and builds...  (more)

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The story of the Selfish Giant by Oscar Wilde. I remember watching this when I was young.There is just something about it that is absolutely enchanting. The music, the narrator,the animation, everything about is unique.A Wonderful wee film that captures what a...  (read more)

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