The Frogs Who Wanted a King

Genre: 
Animation · 

Release Date: January 1, 1922

Original name: Les grenouilles qui demandent un roi

Status: Released

Running time: 9m

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Plot.

The frogs have a democracy, but they beseech Jupiter to send them a king. Jupiter can hardly believe this amphibian foolishness, so he sends them a tree as king. The frogs make obeisance to their new monarch, but they are dissatisfied and petition Jupiter again.

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The Frog who ask for a king is a short French animation film by Ladislas Starewitch made in 1922 and freely inspired by the eponymous fable of Jean de La Fontaine.

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