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Combining puppetry and live action, this Czech film tells the story of a little boy whose mother throws away Kooky, his favorite stuffed animal. In the boy's fantasy, Kooky comes to life in a landfill and begins his journey amongst the rough-and-ready creatures of a mysterious forest. A thrilling family adventure and celebration of childhood imagination. An Eastern European Toy Story or Velveteen Rabbit.
Directed by Jan Svěrák
Ages 7 & up
Puppetry Styles: Finger, Found Object, Marionette, Rod, Stop Motion
“A witty and charming family film destined perhaps for international success.” - Ray Bennett, The Hollywood Reporter
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