The Elephant in Competition
In a dark forest on top of a stone tower lives a small chick, Prince Ki-Ki-Do, a fearless fighter for the rights of forest inhabitants. One day, his morning tea is interrupted by a desperate cry. Ki-Ki-Do and his friends, tiger mosquitoes Tine and Bine, rush in to help. The wanton sow Rosalia is romping through the forest, toppling little mushrooms. Quick as a wink, the party manages to save all hundred of them.
A beautiful flamenco dancer, a toreador and a bull. The bull does not want to die and chases the toreador through the town and into the countryside until he escapes up a tree. But how on earth will the toreador ever get down again with the beast eyeing him from below?
The hen enjoys playing around with kites. When Miriam has no more time for it, the hen convinces the little brother to go along. But the kite is too big for the little brother and it flies him up a treetop. Miriam and the hen need to act fast to get him down. As a joint effort it works.
A caterpillar and a hen are best friends. They both know that the time to part has come; but it will be nature, the secret heartbeat of the world, to dictate the rhythm of the exhausting wait and of silent transformations.
Poljska, Švica, 2012, hd, 8:50
An episode from a series aiming to make young children sensitive to the beauty of the surrounding world and illustrate values such as friendship, wisdom and honesty.