A naïve father makes an embarrassing attempt to explain the facts of life to his son, but he becomes increasingly embarrassed to the point where his explanations are so vague as to be incomprehensible.

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A naïve father makes an embarrassing attempt to explain the facts of life to his son, but he becomes increasingly embarrassed to the point where his explanations are so vague as to be incomprehensible.

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31 December 1965 (West Germany)  »

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Tales from Hoffnung: Birds, Bees and Storks  »

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Unlike previous cartoons in the series, which were inspired by Gerard Hoffnung's "musical" books, this is a verbatim adaptation of his posthumously published book of the same title. See more »

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