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A Chairy Tale
McLaren, Norman; Jutra, Claude; Lambart, Evelyn. Canada. 1957.
- A Chairy Tale
- Alternate Title:
- Il Etait Une Chaise
- Found on compilation title:
- Norman McLaren: The Master Edition, 04
- McLaren, Norman; Jutra, Claude; Lambart, Evelyn
- Production Co:
- National Film Board of Canada
- National Film Board of Canada; Image Entertainment, 2006
- 1 videodisc of 1.   DVD - Region free.   viewing copy.
Short.   10 minutes.   b/w.
sound - Dolby.   fullscreen
- English with optional French subtitles
- Experimental / Avant Garde; Animation
- Live action/animated modern fairy tale, about a chair that declines to be sat upon. It focuses on a young man and a kitchen chair. The youth tries to sit and the chair eludes him. The ensuing struggle, first for mastery and then for understanding, forms the action of the film. With music by Ravi Shankar.
- Link to:
- FII catalog |