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Sredni Vashtar (1981)

Young Conradin keeps a sort of pet, a polecat which is hidden from the unpleasant aunt who is his guardian. He also sends prayers to an imaginary deity, Sredni Vashtar, that he be delivered from the aunt - and his prayers are answered.

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(story "Sredni Vashtar") (as Saki),
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Sacha Puttnam ... Conradin (as Alexander Puttnam)
... Aunt Augusta
... Mrs. Woolridge
Patty Hannock ... Effie
... Ogden
... Dr. Russell
Alan Corduna ... Mortimer
Shona Morris ... Vera
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Young Conradin keeps a sort of pet, a polecat which is hidden from the unpleasant aunt who is his guardian. He also sends prayers to an imaginary deity, Sredni Vashtar, that he be delivered from the aunt - and his prayers are answered.

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Short | Fantasy

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September 1981 (UK)  »

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Version of Sredni Vastar (1995) See more »

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Carmina Burana
Music by Carl Orff
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