The Man Who Planted Trees

Movie review by Brian Costello, Common Sense Media
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age 10+

Ethereal, serious animated films with environmental themes.

NR 2004 315 minutes

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age 10+

Exquisite tale on the impact of one person on the planet

This 30 minute animation is a beautiful rendition of the Jean Giono tale set in the Alps between the two world wars. I agree that it is probably more for the 10+ crowd, as the animation style and the story line may be lost on younger kids, but I cannot recommend it too highly. Difficult to find in DVD, but currently on YouTube in its entirety.

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