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Cowboy Jimmy

Yugoslavia, 1957 (MIFF 1958, Highly Strung Dolls)

Director: Dusan Vukotic

A colour cartoon in which a cowboy hero is lured from the screen by his young admirers &ndash: only to fall painfully short of their fantasy ideals.

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