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This animated short film tells the story of a shepherd who repairs the ruined ecosystem of a secluded valley by singlehandedly cultivating a forest over a thirty year period.

  1. Frédéric Back


  2. Jean Giono


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  1. Philippe Noiret

    Philippe Noiret

    Narrator (voice: French version)

  2. Christopher Plummer

    Christopher Plummer

    Narrator (voice: English version)

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The Man Who Planted Trees
The Man Who Planted Trees



Original Title L'homme qui plantait des arbres

Status Released

Release Information

  • October 14, 1988


Original Language French

Runtime 0h 30m

Budget -

Revenue -



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