Enchanting folk tale with toddler hero, for all ages. Read Common Sense Media’s Kirikou and the Sorceress review, age rating, and parents guide. Any summary of Kirikou And The Sorceress makes it sound like another animated fable about an exceptional, adventuring hero. But by. Philippe Moins reviews Michel Ocelot’s first feature film Kirikou and the Sorceress . Despite trials and tribulations, it is a charming success.

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When he does that, he is able to change the course of his village’s history without violence.

Kirikou and the Sorceress

Classement des Sprceress de Share this Rating Title: In two sequences, there are moments during which the audience may believe that Kirikou, the toddler hero is dead, but he soon revives. She has cut off all their water and is believed to have eaten kiirkou the men of the village. His mother tells him how an evil sorceress has dried up their spring and devoured all males of the village except of one. Kirikou voice of Theo Sebeko informs his mother kriikou the womb that it’s time for him to be born, but when she’s too slow, he simply does the work sorderess.

Despite the uncertainty of a production that experienced one bankruptcy, Michel Ocelot has succeeded in maintaining a formal unity to the film, and charging it with a narrative rhythm suitable to the tale; which he has already managed to do in all of his previous works.

The animation is colourful and engaging, with Ocelot drawing on imagery from African tribal art and Egyptian mythology to give the film a unique feel.

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We find out how little boy became a Lina, a young woman in search of her identity interacts daily with friends and family in a carefree happy manner that will be challenged when one day her dancing catches the eye…. The grandfather finds that Kirikou is always asking questions, which is a good thing. There was once a time when kirikoou West too was not embarrassed by the body. For the video game based on the film, see Kirikou video game.


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Kirikou, the heroic toddler, with the wisdom of the ages and unwavering love for the world around him, does not wish merely to defeat the evil sorceress, but also to understand why she behaves as she does.

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The simple animation depicts the population of an African village with women naked from the waist up breasts of all shapes and sizes are seen and children sometimes naked or with a loin cloth.

Due to his intrepidity he may be the last hope of the village. Based on his conversations with women involved in polygamist relationships, he illustrates – to very funny effects – the daily life of two persons – in this iirikou two men -…. Edit Storyline In a little village somewhere in Africa, a boy named Kirikou is born. And so, a very small fellow comes into the world, cuts the umbilical cord himself, and declares, “My name is Kirikou. Want personalized picks that fit your family? The original French version benefited from the clever casting of Senegalese children and African actors living in France, which lent an air full of charm and authenticity, sorcreess turning into exoticism.

Antoinette Kellermann as Karaba. Through this young man who dreams of escape, the Director, Nouri Bouzid, criticizes both the restrictions associated with what sotceress calls “the hypocrisy of….


I like the story and the art work sorcerss absolutely beautiful. After learning that his parents’ village is being threatened by a sorceress with a taste for human flesh, Kirikou leaps into action to save the day, encountering friends and foes along the way, including a monster who can drain waterfalls and lakes with his enormous thirst and a wise man living on a magic mountain.

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The sorceress appears to be evil solely for the sake of power and evil itself. Along the way, he kirikiu faced with many obstacles the sorceress places in his path, as well as a gaggle of older children who make fun of him, and, finally, a wise man who helps lead him closer to his goal.

He saved the children from being kidnapped by the sorceress’ boat, which sped off towards Karaba, and saved them kiriku again from the sorceress’ tree, which closed it branches around the children, and once again sped off towards Karaba. Kirikou and the Sorceress English Version This animated film exquisitely recounts the tale of tiny Kirikou born in an African village in which Karaba the Sorceress has placed a terrible curse.

Drawn from elements of West African folk tales, [4] it depicts how a newborn boy, Kirikou, saves his village from the evil witch Karaba.