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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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1974  
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Series cast summary:
Randi Kiger Randi Kiger ...  Heidi 52 episodes, 1974
Vic Perrin Vic Perrin ...  Grandfather 52 episodes, 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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Trivia

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 »

Connections

Referenced in Shirobako: The Little Key Frames Girl (2014) See more »

Soundtracks

Heidi
(title song)
Written by Christian Bruhn
Performed by Gitti Götz (as Gitti) and Erica Maria Bruhn (as Erica)
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User Reviews

 
Where can I find the DVD set (English version) for purchase?
29 July 2017 | by sahanaaraniSee all my reviews

I feel every child must watch this anime series. I loved watching Heidi when it aired on TV. I was 8 or 9 yrs old then and I still wish I could watch it just one more time.

I don't know where I might find a DVD set for purchase and I feel I have looked everywhere I know. :( I'd be so grateful if someone could point me out a way to acquire a copy of the English version. Thanks!


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Official Sites:

Official site [Japan]

Country:

Japan | West Germany

Language:

Japanese

Release Date:

6 January 1974 (Japan) See more »

Also Known As:

Heidi: A Girl of the Alps See more »

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Technical Specs

Runtime:

(52 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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