Kirikou and the Sorceress

France | 1998 | 74 minutes | Michel Ocelot, Raymond Burlet

February 23, 2019

Kirikou, a boy of magical birth, goes on a quest to thwart the evil sorceress Karaba in order to save his village from her wrath. Writer and director Michel Ocelot creates a kaleidoscopic, visually expansive world that is as psychotropic as its characters are sympathetic. Come join us on this 70-minute journey to a world of magic and wonder!


Saturday, February 23, 2019

Saturday Morning Cartoons is a monthly celebration of animated children's films from across the globe. We aim to showcase animated films that advance the aesthetic possibilities of 2D animation through their specific cultural lens. Coffee and donuts will be provided as well as a post-film discussion. All ages are welcome.

  • Director: Michel Ocelot, Raymond Burlet
  • Principal Cast: Doudou Gueye Thiaw, Maimouna N'Diaye, Awa Sene Sarr, Robert Liensol
  • Country: France, Belgium, Luxembourg
  • Year: 1998
  • Running Time: 74 minutes
  • Music: Youssou N'Dour
  • Language: French
  • Has Subtitles: Yes