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Legend of the Forest

Mori No Densetsu

Directed by Osamu Tezuka
Japan, 1987
Animation, Fantasy, Short


The second major work Tezuka produced as a reflection on the art, craft and history of animation (the first being Pictures at an Exhibition). Legend of the Forest is formally dedicated to Walt Disney, and conveys Tezuka’s ongoing theme of the importance and value of life in all its forms.

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Legend of the Forest Directed by Osamu Tezuka

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