Crane Feathers

Posted on: March 31, 2007 | Views: 143 | Comment

This clip from a 1977 short film directed by Ideya Garanina. To prepare this profoundly poetic Japanese fairy tale about thankfulness, Garanina and her Japanese lithographs and watercolors, watching Akira Kurasawa movies. This film won festivals at home but was never shown abroad.

This film is 10 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.  

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feathers • animation • mass • garanina • soviet • dolls • 70s • identity • poetry