Fyodor Khitruk is one of the undisputed masters of Russian animation. Here are two of his many films.
Vinni Pukh: Most audiences will be familiar with the Disney films featuring the same character better known by his English name: Winnie the Pooh. (10:09 minutes)
The Lion and the Ox: Based on a traditional tale from India, this award winning film features my favourite animated lion. (9:44 minutes)
The Lion and the Ox
For more animation, visit our Saturday Morning Cartoon Index.
René Walling is a fan of SF, animation and comics, this has led him to co-chair Anticipation, the 2009 Worldcon, be involved with fps magazine for more than a decade, write reviews of francophone short fiction for The Portal, and start Nanopress, a Canadian small press. He looks forward to living on Mars where he would benefit from having more than 24 hours in a day.