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In the Night Kitchen

Directed by Gene Deitch
United States, Czechoslovakia, 1987
Animation, Short

Synopsis

In the Night Kitchen is a popular and controversial children’s picture book, written and illustrated by Maurice Sendak, and first published in 1970. The book depicts a young boy’s dream journey through a surreal baker’s kitchen where he assists in the creation of a cake to be ready by the morning.

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In the Night Kitchen Directed by Gene Deitch