This stop-frame animation, set to Prokofiev’s charming musical tale, won an OSCAR® in 2008 for Best Animated Short Film. “Children and grown-ups roared as the duck skated on the ice, gasped as Peter lassoed the wolf and giggled as a flightless bird strapped a balloon on its back in an attempt to fly,” said The Guardian.
Original Script & Poetry by Simon Armitage, commissioned by Southbank Centre, London
Script written by Matthew Sharp
Breakthru Films, production
Suzie Templeton, director
- Julian Pellicano, conductor