The Man Who Planted Trees
Official film description
"The Man Who Planted Trees" is a 1987 Canadian short animated film directed by Frédéric Back. It is based on Jean Giono's 1953 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 tells the story of one shepherd's long and successful singlehanded effort to re-forest a desolate valley in the foothills of the Alps in Provence throughout the first half of the 20th century.
Technical information and screening rights...
|Script:||Jean Giono, Jean Roberts|
|Production:||Frédéric Back, Societe Radio-Canada, Hubert Tison|
|Actors:||Philippe Noiret, Christopher Plummer|
|Language (audio):||French, English|
|Country of origin:||Canada|
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