The lion and the dear in a scene from The Sage & the Mouse
June 6, 2017: Denver, Colorado, USA:
Adapted from "The Panchatantra”,
the classic book of fables of India, The Sage & the Mouse (English) depicts the story of a helpless mouse who was empowered
by a good sage. But the power eventually corrupts his character
and nearly leads to a disaster in the forest.
Today, The Sage & the Mouse animation was uploaded in the Manick Sorcar Productions Channel of YouTube.
Released in 1993, The Sage & the Mouse is a fully animated
10-minute short film, which has been broadcast in both India and the United
States and is the winner of the Gold Medal for music and Silver Medal for animation at the 36th International Film and TV Festival of New York. It was first telecast on the Rocky Mountain PBS Channel, USA in 1993 and thereafter at the same channel continuously for 22 years in a row packaged with Sorcar's other animations, as a year-end or New Year's Day entertainment special.