A Hunting Lesson

Distributor:National Film Board of Canada

Young Antoine’s eccentric new neighbor is rumored to be a big game hunter. As their friendship grows, Antoine convinces the man to teach him to hunt. Based on the English adaptation of Jacques Godbout’s book, this dramatic tale unfolds through the beauty of pinscreen images. Fine art animation brings to life the wild savannahs of Africa, the colors and textures of a Canadian autumn in hunting season, and captures the heartfelt emotions of the hunter and the boy.