Posted on: April 6, 2007 | Views: 174 | Comment

This clip is from a 1988 short film was directed by Mikhail Aldashin and Peep Pedmanson. It is a modern telling of an old folk tale from the Chukotka tribe of Indians who inhabit the Russian side of Alaska. Images are based on 19th century Chukotka drawings.

This film 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.  

aldashin • animation • mass • 80s • soviet • art • tribe • drawing • chukotka • pedmanson • identity • Indian