The Man Who Planted Trees (film)
|The Man Who Planted Trees|
|Directed by||Frédéric Back|
|Produced by||Frédéric Back
|Written by||Jean Roberts|
|Based on||The Man Who Planted Trees
by Jean Giono
|Narrated by||Philippe Noiret
|Music by||Normand Roger|
|Edited by||Norbert Pickering|
The Man Who Planted Trees (French: L'homme qui plantait des arbres) is a 1987 Canadian short animated film directed by Frédéric Back. It is based on Jean Giono's novel The Man Who Planted Trees. This 30-minute film was distributed in two versions, French and English, narrated respectively by actors Philippe Noiret and Christopher Plummer, and produced by Radio-Canada.
It is available on a Region 1 DVD, either on its own or with other animated films directed by Frédéric Back.
- Olivier Cotte (2007) Secrets of Oscar-winning animation: Behind the scenes of 13 classic short animations. (Making of '"The Man Who Planted Trees") Focal Press. ISBN 978-0-240-52070-4
- "The 60th Academy Awards (1988) Nominees and Winners". oscars.org. Retrieved 2011-10-16.
- "Festival de Cannes: Man Who Planted Trees". festival-cannes.com. Retrieved 2009-07-19.
- Kilmer, David (1997). The Animated Film Collector's Guide. Sydney, Australia: John Libbey & Co. Ltd. p. 191. ISBN 1864620021.
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