An orchestra comprised of old women with a fastidious conductor and an animator released from prison after years create an animation combined with music by the order of a illusionary producer. This is a masterpiece of Bruno Bozzetto, one of the three best animation directors inspired by Disney s < Fantasia> but creating a lot different level. You ll find this animation full of imagination and extraordinary humors along with the music of Debussy, Ravel, Vivaldi and Stravinsky.
Born 1938 in Milano, Italy. Directed his first short animation at the age of 20 and has since been working actively as an animation director and producer. Produced < Under the Chinese restaurant>(1987), a theatrical film, won the Golden Bear Award at the Berlin Film Festival for < Mister Tao> (1990), and was nominated for an oscar for < Grasshoppers>.