L'homme Qui Plantait Des Arbres
English Title: The Man Who Planted TreesL'homme Qui Plantait Des Arbres (The Man Who Planted Trees) (1987) Theatrical Cartoon
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- Theatrical ShortShort
- Société Radio-Canada, CBC French
- Distributed by: National Film Board of Canada
- Cartoon Characters: Elzeard Bouffier.
- Voice Actors: Philippe Noiret, Christopher Plummer.
- Directed By Frédéric Back.
- Produced By Frédéric Back.
- Animated By Frédéric Back.
- Written By Jean Giono.
- Awards: Academy Award Winner, Best Short Film (Animated), 1988, Grand Prix (tied), Frédéric Back, Annecy International Animated Film Festival, 1987; more Awards ...
- Editor: Norbert Pickering.
- Originally Released in Unknown Tag: 'Est_Date' (Estimate).
- Originally Released Theatrically.
- Running Time: 30 minutes.
The true story of one shepherd's long and successful single-handed effort to reforest a desolate valley. Shepherd Elzeard Bouffier is a man of few words, but of... (more)
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Though released theatrically, it did air in the PBS series Long Ago & Far Away on April 15, 1989. "I will share this universal symbol with all the women and men who plant trees and hope, and work... (more)
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