Das Kürbiskind

© DEFA-Stiftung/Lutz Kleber
Germany 1990, silhouette film, 10’ | Director Raimund Backwinkel | Production DEFA-Studio | Distribution PROGRESS Film-Verleih GmbH & DEFA-Stiftung

The wonderful Persian folk tale as a silhouette film. A woman without children pleads with Allah to let her have a being, even if it’s only a pumpkin. When her prayers are heard, she looks after the little pumpkin and even sends it to school …

Raimund Backwinkel
Germany
1990
Animation
2013
School Film