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The Selfish Giant

The Selfish Giant (1972) Theatrical Cartoon The Selfish Giant

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  • 1972
  • Gerald Potterton Productions, Pyramid Films, Reader's Digest
  • Theatrical Cartoon
  • Cartoon Characters: Giant, Children.
  • Vocal Talent: Paul Hecht (Narrator), The King Singers (Vocals), Charles Aznavour (Narrator, French).
  • Directed By Peter Sander (Bengt Janus).
  • Produced By Murray Shostak, Peter Saunder.
    Associate Producer: Christine LaRocque.
  • Animated By Juan Pina, Julian Szuchopa, Paul Sabella, Arril Johnson, Micheline Lanctôt , Marc Brault, Suzanne Raymond, Richard Larose.
  • Written By Peter Sander.
    Original Short Story: Oscar Wilde.
  • Music By Ron Goodwin.
  • Edited By Christine LaRocque.
  • Design: George Juhasz, Paul Engl, Sue Butterworth, Timothy Elliot.
  • Paint and Trace: Eunice Macaulay, Janine Carreau.
  • Camera: William Wiggins, Claude Lapierre, Alex Simard.
  • Colour: Bellevue Pathé (Que) LTD.
  • Music Mix: John Richards.
  • Re-recording: Joe Grimaldi.
  • Vocals: The King Singers.
  • Original Music Composed and Conducted By: Ron Goodwin.

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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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Still got the original readers Digest magazine with the story and the LP of the complete production. Stayed with me since it was released and still in my possession. pity this sort of content is no longer put forward for children & parents. It would...  (read 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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