The Magic of Anansi

The Magic of Anansi

                                The Magic of Anansi
| 6 min
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This animated short tells the story of Anansi, a little spider who is tired of being snubbed by other the jungle animals, especially Mr. Tiger. As Anansi plots and schemes to change things, he realizes he can't gain respect by putting others down.

Part of the Talespinners collection, which uses vibrant animation to bring popular children’s stories from a wide range of cultural communities to the screen.

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  • director
    Jamie Mason
  • animator
    Luigi Allemano
    Jamie Mason
  • narrator
    Winston Sutton
  • consultant
    Sheldon Cohen
  • animation production supervisor
    Marie Renaud
  • digital imaging specialist
    Normand Gauthier
  • infographist
    Randall Finnerty
    Dominic Tremblay
    Jon Gasco
  • writer
    Sugith Varughese
  • picture editing
    Phyllis Lewis
  • sound editing
    Leopoldo Gutierrez
    Phyllis Lewis
  • original music composer
    Luigi Allemano
  • music recording
    Geoffrey Mitchell
  • re-recording
    Shelley Craig
    Geoffrey Mitchell
  • executive producer
    David Verrall
    Isobel Marks
  • producer
    Tamara Lynch