"The Man Who Planted Trees" by Frédéric Back



The Man Who Planted Trees animated by Frédéric Back (Radio Canada)

The Man Who Planted Trees (French: L'homme qui plantait des arbres) is a 1987 Canadian short animated film directed by Frédéric Back. It is based on the story of the same name by Jean Giono. This 30-minute film was distributed in two versions, French and English, narrated respectively by noted actors Philippe Noiret andChristopher Plummer, and produced by Radio-Canada
The film won the Academy Award (1988) for Best Animated Short Film.[1] It also competed for the Short Film Palme d'Or at the 1987 Cannes Film Festival.[2]
In 1994, it was voted number 44 of the 50 Greatest Cartoons of all time by members of the animation field. 
Source: Wikipedia
Animated Short Film
1987
30 Minutes, 8 Seconds






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