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Der Struwwelpeter: The Story of the Thumb Sucker

The thumb was in, Alack! Alack!

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I never sucked my thumb, as a child. My fingers were too busy picking my nose…

The short movie, written and illustrated by Bob Staake, has been produced and directed by Wyld Stallyons.

The story is taken from Der Struwwelpeter, a book of nursery rhymes by Heinrich Hoffman, that can be read on Project Gutenberg.

The end credits song is Goin’ Out West by Tom Waits, from his album Bone Machine. Voice over: Donovan Christian-Cary.

Animated by: Chris Sayer, Jason Arber, Alex Amelines, James Wignall.

Non mi sono mai succhiato il pollice. Ero troppo impegnato a scaccolarmi il naso…

Il cortometraggio, scritto ed illustrato da Bob Staake, è stato prodotto e diretto da Wyld Stallyons.

La storia è tratta da Der Struwwelpeter, un libro di rime per bambini di Heinrich Hoffman, che trovate sul Progetto Gutenberg.

La canzone finale è Goin’ Out West di Tom Waits, dal suo album Bone Machine. Narrazione di: Donovan Christian-Cary.

Animazioni di: Chris Sayer, Jason Arber, Alex Amelines, James Wignall.

Struwwelpeter illustrations: © 2006 Bob Staake
Animation: © 2008 Wyld Stallyons Ltd.
Music & Lyrics: © 2008 Tom Waits
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Der Struwwelpeter: The Story of the Thumb Sucker

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READ: Leggi The Story of Little Suck-a-Thumb.

LINK: Visita Wyld Stallyons.

LINK: Visita Bob Staake.

LINK: Visita Alex Amelines.

LINK: Visita Mutanthands, sito di James Wignall.

IMDB: Pagina di Donovan Christian-Cary

CODECS: Flash

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