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Kirikou et les bêtes sauvages (2005)

Kirikou's Grandfather says that the story of Kirikou and The Witch was too short, so he proceeds to explain more about Kirikou's accomplishments. We find out how little boy became a ... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Pierre-Ndoffé Sarr ...
Kirikou (voice)
Awa Sene Sarr ...
Karaba (voice)
Robert Liensol ...
Le grand-père (voice)
Marie-Philomène Nga ...
La mère (voice)
Emile Abossolo M'bo ...
L'oncle (voice)
Pascal N'Zonzi ...
Le vieillard (voice)
Marthe Ndome ...
La femme forte (voice) (as Marthe N'Domé)
Emilie Gaydu ...
La grande fille (voice)
Gwénaël Sommier ...
Le grand garçon (voice)
Alex Carrete ...
Le garçon moyen (voice)
Yanis Durancy ...
Le petit garçon (voice)
Jean Bediebe ...
Le fétiche (voice) (as Jean Bédiébé)
Michel Elias ...
Les animaux (voice)
Noémie Germain ...
Une fille (voice)
Ebra Kouahoulé ...
Une fille (voice)
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Kirikou's Grandfather says that the story of Kirikou and The Witch was too short, so he proceeds to explain more about Kirikou's accomplishments. We find out how little boy became a gardener, a detective, a maker of pottery, a merchant, a traveler and a doctor. Written by Uros Setina

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7 December 2005 (France)  »

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$46,021 (Belgium) (9 December 2005)
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Followed by Kirikou et les hommes et les femmes (2012) See more »

Soundtracks

Karaba
Lyrics & music by Rokia Traoré
Performed by Rokia Traoré
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One of the best for children that I have seen
4 February 2016 | by (home) – See all my reviews

I cannot compare with the first film which I have not yet seen (see previous review that liked it better). I hesitated to give it a 10, but I cannot point to a fault in this animation for children. My grand children love it, and have seen it repeatedly: I would say it can be watched from two to seven (I have not yet tried older). From my point of view it teaches a lot that is important, including cultural differences, respect, empathy, among many other things. Tasteful and non violent, though not escaping conflictual situations. The quality of the drawing and the animation is simple and aesthetically pleasing, especially regarding colors.


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