Kaspar (Inspired by the Life of Kaspar Hauser)

8 min 25 s
Diane Obomsawin

This animated short by Diane Obomsawin tells the story of Kaspar, a young man who discovers life - and light - after spending his entire life in a dark cave with a small wooden horse as only company. Based on the story of Kaspar Hauser, the famous 19th century orphan who has inspired countless artists.