KEY FRAMES at Deptford Cinema presents: The King & the Mockingbird (9th March)

Deptford Cinema

Doors - 19:00
Programme Start - 19:30
Tickets - £5 (£3.50 conc)


Part of Deptford Cinema's ongoing KEY FRAMES animation strand.

The huge kingdom of Takicardia is ruled by a tyrannical king under the title of Charles V + III = VIII + VIII = XVI. "L'Oiseau", who narrates the story, is the only subject who dares make fun of the king and his appearance - of course, he looks nothing like the countless paintings and statues adorning his palace. At night, the kingdom's artworks come to life, notably the portrait of a beautiful shepherdess with whom the king is in love...

Film Rating: U
Run-time: 83m
Year/Country: 1980/ France