Posted on: March 21, 2007
This clip is an engaging one-joke directed by Anatoly Petrov in 1968. It's an ink drawing piece and is about a man trying to teach a hippopotamus how to sing. He succeeds the hard way.
This film is 3 min. long and can be watched in its entirety on the Masters Of Russian Animation DVD set - an extraordinary collection of Russia's most important animated short films by Russia's world renowned directors.