Magical World Of Margaret Mahy Series
Five animated short films based on the best-selling children's books by internationally acclaimed NZ author, Margaret Mahy.
(1) The Three-Legged Cat
(2) The Great White Man-Eating Shark
(3) The Witch in the Cherry Tree
(4) Keeping House
(5) The Boy With Two Shadows
The success of animator Euan Frizzell's wry adaptation of Margaret Mahy’s picture book, The Great White Maneating Shark, saw four more Mahy tales follow (collected on DVD as The Magical World of Margaret Mahy). Among a trio of awards, The Great White Man-Eating Shark won best children's short at the Ottawa International Animation Festival. Ray Henwood narrates.
Colour, 35 mm, 5 x 10 minute films