Tales of the Night

Tales of the Night

Tales of the Night (French: lang) is a 1992 French silhouette animation television special written and directed by Michel Ocelot. It aired on Canal+ in France, ZDF in Germany and Channel 4 in the United Kingdom. It is a trilogy of three further fairy tales in much the same format as Ciné si.


A boy, a girl and an old technician get together in an abandoned cinema to invent stories, the boy and the girl play after then made costumes. The three stories are "" ("The Pretty Girl and the Sorcerer"), "" ("The Dancing Shepherdess") and "" ("The Prince of Jewels"). Unlike La Princesse insensible and Ciné si, Tales of the Night is on 35 mm film.