The Pied Piper (1972 film)

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The Pied Piper
Directed by Jacques Demy
Produced by Sanford Lieberson
David Puttnam
Screenplay by Mark Peploe
Andrew Birkin
Jacques Demy
Starring Jack Wild
Donald Pleasence
John Hurt
Music by Donovan
Kenny Clayton
Cinematography Peter Suschitzky
Edited by John Trumper
Sagittarius Productions Inc.
Goodtimes Enterprises
Distributed by Paramount Pictures
Release date
  • 25 May 1972 (1972-05-25) (New York City)
Running time
90 minutes
Country United States, United Kingdom
Language English
Budget $1.5 million[1]

The Pied Piper is a 1972 British film directed by Jacques Demy and starring Jack Wild, Donald Pleasence and John Hurt and featuring Donovan and Diana Dors.[2] It is loosely based on the legend of the Pied Piper.



  1. ^ In the Picture Sight and Sound; London Vol. 40, Iss. 4, (Fall 1971): 187.
  2. ^ The PIED PIPER (1971), BFI website

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