Kirikou and the Sorceress

Movie review by Renee Longstreet, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 5+

Enchanting folk tale with toddler hero, for all ages.

NR 2000 75 minutes

Parents say

age 7+

Based on 13 reviews

Kids say

age 9+

Based on 2 reviews

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age 5+

Enrapturing and endearing!

A fabulous children's film that is culturally appropriate and offers a complex story with heroes from unlikely places, the wisdom of children and the stumblings of superstition. Kirikou is a delightful hero who reveals their insecurities, weaknesses and struggles and invites the audience in to bear witness to their vulnerabilities endearing him even more to those that believe in him. My six year old was enraptured into the story in the first five minutes.
age 5+

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