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247 Ratings

A Chairy Tale

Canada, 1957
Comedy, Fantasy, Short


In this Oscar®-nominated short film, a chair, animated by Evelyn Lambart, refuses to be sat upon, forcing a young man to perform a sort of dance with the chair.

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A Chairy Tale Directed by Norman McLaren, Claude Jutra

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

1958 | Nominee: Best Short Subject, Live Action Subjects

BAFTA Awards

1958 | Winner: Special Award

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