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Heidi: A Girl of the Alps 

Arupusu no shôjo Haiji (original title)
This animation series follows the childhood "adventures" of a girl named Heidi, who lives with her grandfather somewhere on the Alps.
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Series cast summary:
Kazuko Sugiyama ...
 Heidi (1 episode, 1974)
Kôhei Miyauchi ...
 Ojisan (1 episode, 1974)
Noriko Ohara ...
 Peter (1 episode, 1974)
Toshiko Sawada ...
 Narrator (1 episode, 1974)
Kôji Yada
(1 episode, 1974)
Taeko Nakanishi
(1 episode, 1974)
Keaton Yamada
(1 episode, 1974)
Rihoko Yoshida
(1 episode, 1974)
Miyoko Asô
(1 episode, 1974)
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This animation series follows the childhood "adventures" of a girl named Heidi, who lives with her grandfather somewhere on the Alps.

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The opening credit roll was animated by Hayao Miyazaki, except for two scenes by experienced animator Yasuji Mori. Assigned to animate a ring dance of Heidi and Peter, Mori wanted to analyze a movement of two real people, so Miyazaki and animation director Yôichi Kotabe did a ring dance in a parking lot next to their studio, and Mori shot them with an 8mm camera for reference. See more »

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Version of Heidi (1965) See more »

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Heidi
(title song)
Written by Christian Bruhn
Performed by Gitti Götz (as Gitti) and Erica Maria Bruhn (as Erica)
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The best animated series so far
12 August 2006 | by (Argentina) – See all my reviews

As a kid i watched Heidi like everyone of my generation kid or not...i spent a lot of money to get the dvds that are available in Spain. I live in Argentina and our money was devalued...i don't regret for a moment though...My nice is so happy that she says she is Heidi. I keep the DVD for my children that are not born yet. Looking back it means my childhood and all the good memories of a more simple time. I strongly recommend to anyone to watch them. I don't know if it is known in the USA or if it was translated to English. I have the 52 episodes. I know there are three versions...that are resumes of the series and also a movie.


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