About the film
baby child abandonment sound effect
Release Date: January 01, 1979
|Production Companies||:||ONF | NFB|
|Writers||:||Derek Lamb, Bernard Carez, Raymond Pollender|
This animated short follows an unwanted baby who is passed from house to house. The film is the Canadian contribution to an hour-long feature film celebrating UNESCO's Year of the Child (1979). It illustrates one of the ten principles of the Declaration of Children's Rights: every child is entitled to a name and a nationality. The film took home an Oscar® for Best Animated Short Film.