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A Letter - A Story: The Little Monkey.
Directed by Aristarchos Papadaniel & Sophia Mandouvalou. Greece, 2010. 6:15. UK Premiere.


Film Category: video art

Original Title: Ena Gramma Mia Istoria: I Mikri Maimou

English Title: A Letter - A Story: The Little Monkey

Greek Title: Ένα Γράμμα Μια Ιστορία: Η Μικρή Μαϊμού

Duration: 06:15

Country of origin: Greece

Director: Aristarchos Papadaniel & Sophia Mandouvalou

Producer: Greek Educational Radio Television, Greek Ministry of Education

Production Company / Companies: SYLLIPSIS Ltd.

Brief synopsis in English: The first Greek educational animated series. It aims at learning the Greek alphabet and language through entertainment. Preschool and primary school pupils familiarize with letters and sounds of the Greek alphabet and language through 24 verse based, funny, surrealistic animated stories, which combine the educational language with that of fairytales and television.

Brief synopsis in Greek: Η πρώτη εκπαιδευτική σειρά κινουμένων σχεδίων ελληνικής παραγωγής. Στοχεύει στη μάθηση της ελληνικής αλφαβήτου και γλώσσας μέσα από την ψυχαγωγία. Η γνωριμία του παιδιού με τα γράμματα και τους ήχους της γλώσσας γίνεται μέσα από 24 έμμετρες χιουμοριστικές, σουρεαλιστικές ιστορίες, οι οποίες συνδυάζουν την παιδαγωγική με την παραμυθική και την τηλεοπτική γλώσσα.

Release Date: 2010

Original Format: 720x576px

Concept - Screenplay: Sophia Mandouvalou
Research - Educational Supervision: Vicky Panagopoulou, Sophia Mandouvalou
Character Design - Animation: Aristarchos Papadaniel
Models Set-up - Visual Effects: Panos Papadaniel
Music: Dimitris Maramis
Voices: Giorgos Giannakakos, Katerina Tsavalou
Vocals: Argiro Ananiadou, Konstantinos Kaikis
Sound Recording - Mixage: Theodoris Zefkilis, Wee | Studio SCA
English Translation - Adaptation: Pierra Fotiadou | Cosmos Translations


Original Language(s): Greek

English Subtitles: Yes

Previous screenings / festivals worldwide:
- 5th Athens ANIMFEST, International Animation Festival 2010, Greece
- 6th International ATHENS VIDEO ART Festival 2010, Greece
- ANIMASYROS 3.0, International Animation Festival 2010, Greece
- 13th OLYMPIA International Film Festival for Children & Young People 2010, Greece
- 1st BE THERE! Corfu Animation Festival 2011, Greece
- 5th DIGI2011, Drama Short Film Festival, Greece
- 6th CYIFF Cyprus International Film Festival 2011, Cyprus
- 2nd PIFF Peloponnesian Corinthian International Film Festival 2011, Greece 
Awards and nominations:
- MEDEA AWARDS 2012 Highly Commended
- SEAL OF GOOD DIGITAL PRACTICE in the Action Learning 2.0 plus Competition
- FINALIST [Motion Graphics], European Design Awards 2012
- BEST CHILDREN FILM, 2nd Corinthian International Film Festival 2011 (CIFF)
- BEST ANIMATION, 6th Cyprus International Film Festival 2011 (CYIFF)
- DISTINCTION (for the episode "The Frog Violinist"), Drama Short Film Festival, 5th digi2011
- 2nd AWARD [Educational Film], 5th Athens Animfest 2010





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