Abra Cadabra (1983 film)

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Abra Cadabra
Directed by Alex Stitt
Produced by Phillip Adams
Alex Stitt
Written by Alexander Stitt
Starring John Farnham
Jacki Weaver
Music by Peter Buest
Cinematography Volk Mol
Release dates
Running time
84 minutes
Country Australia
Language English

Abra Cadabra is a 1983 animated comic fantasy Australian film about an optimistic boy and his friends, based loosely on the tale of the Pied Piper of Hamelin.[1] The film was directed and written by Alexander Stitt and stars John Farnham and Jacki Weaver. It is the first ever animated feature film to be made in 3-D.[2] Stitt co-produced the film with Phillip Adams.

The film was theatrically released in stereoscopic 3D as well as in a regular version.[3]

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  1. ^ "Abra Cadabra". Australian Centre for the Moving Image. Retrieved 24 July 2011. 
  2. ^ Australia on the Small Screen 1970-1995 Ed Scott Murray, Oxford Uni Press, 1996 p 2
  3. ^ "Abra Cadabra". Screen Australia. Retrieved 9 April 2010. [dead link]

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