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Emperor’s Nightingale, The 1949

Hans Christian Anderson fairy tale of an Emperor who loved the Nightingale’s song so much he bought an artificial songbird, and broke the real songbird’s heart. Mixes live-action with stop-motion puppet animation. English dubbed. Dir. Jir? Trnka, Milos Makovec

Genre: Features for Children
Starring: Jaromir Sobota, Helena Patockova. Narrated by Boris Karloff.
Year: 1949
Color/BW: Color
Movie Type: Public Domain Children's Films
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