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Children's Dreams

Austria, 1961 (MIFF 1963)

Director: Karl Stanzl

Paintings by children have been selected, arranged and animated so that child's dream of a fantasy journey may be conveyed to the audience. Award: "The Best Austrian Cultural Film of 1961".

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