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The Man Who Stole Dreams

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This enchanting and magical animation film, an ode to our dreams during the night, celebrates the creative imagination, uniqueness, and the human spirit. The plot involves a man who steals the dreams of innocent villagers, then eventually tries to sell them back to the townsfolk. Sarah, a young child, is instrumental in alerting the villagers to what has happened and enabling them to find and reclaim their dreams. Suitable for Grade 3 to adult; film, dream, and creativity courses; psychology; and mental health-care programs. Based on Barbara Taylor's book, The Man Who Stole Dreams.

1987, 11 min 01 s

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Honorable Mention - Category: Short Animated Films (10 - 15 minutes)
International Children's Film Festival
October 14 to 23 1988, Chicago - USA