Enchanting folk tale with toddler hero, for all ages. Read Common Sense Media’s Kirikou and the Sorceress review, age rating, and parents guide. Any summary of Kirikou And The Sorceress makes it sound like another animated fable about an exceptional, adventuring hero. But by. Philippe Moins reviews Michel Ocelot’s first feature film Kirikou and the Sorceress . Despite trials and tribulations, it is a charming success.

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Kirikou and the Sorceress

I don’t like little girls. The only problem is finding it. May 24, Cast: It is up to the spectator to reconstruct depth mentally. The animation is colourful and engaging, with Ocelot drawing on imagery from African tribal art and Egyptian mythology to give the film a unique feel. Released in France and Belgium. Find showtimes, watch trailers, browse photos, track your Watchlist and rate your favorite movies and TV shows on your phone or tablet!

On the way to Karaba, Kirikou makes friends, who each in turn, give him presents, after he saves them from the skunk. Full Cast and Crew.


There is no “nudity” in Kirikou. After fabulous adventures, Kirikou reaches the forbidden mountain…. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Magic-filled fantasy adventure with a few battle scenes.

In a little village somewhere in West Africaa boy named Kirikou is born in a spectacular way. It’s a kiriku that grownups and kids of all ages can delight in together.

Kirikou and the Sorceress. February 18, On DVD or streaming: Wealth in a modern town and poverty in the suburbs. A welcome antidote to anodyne Hollywood cartooning.

For information about cultural events and French language programs near you, sign up for our regional newsletters: At first, his tribe laughs at his small size, delaying to recognize his courage, brightness and wisdom. Bezness takes place in one of Tunisia’s beautiful coastline tourist cities. Everything changes when he ahd four magical pots that turns everything into food.

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A skunk with bared teeth chases a toddler; a wart hog threatens the little boy wnd well as some animals; a snake is let loose to frighten the innocents. View All Critic Reviews Get full reviews, ratings, and advice delivered weekly to your inbox. Princes and Princesses Zanzibar’s Festival shows the way forward”.


Once again, Kirikou’s noble Grandfather tell us more of his grandson’s untold adventures. However, something unexpected happened: Kirikou is an unlikely hero for American viewers because of all the reasons that make him an unlikely hero to the people around him: Kirikou enfant voice Maimouna N’Diaye An evil sorceress holds an entire village hostage with her malevolent voice, threats of magic, and an army of “fetishes” not-very-scary robots.

How do the animators represent the human body in this movie?

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What the Grandfather describes is a gang rape. In a little village somewhere in Africa, a boy named Kirikou is born. Jun 4, Rating: