The Magic of Anansi

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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Film Credits

director
Jamie Mason
animator
Luigi Allemano
Jamie Mason
narrator
Winston Sutton
consultant
Sheldon Cohen
animation production supervisor
Marie Renaud
writer
Sugith Varughese
picture editing
Phyllis Lewis
sound editing
Leopoldo Gutierrez
Phyllis Lewis
original music composer
Luigi Allemano
re-recording
Shelley Craig
Geoffrey Mitchell
producer
Tamara Lynch

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