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The Red Balloon 1956
NR

  • Albert Lamorisse
  • March 11, 1957
  • 34 mins
  • English
  • Drama, Fantasy, Family
In this deceptively simple, nearly wordless tale, a young boy discovers a stray balloon, which seems to have a mind of its own, on the streets of Paris. The two become inseparable, yet the world’s harsh realities finally interfere. With its glorious palette and allegorical purity, this Academy Award-winning short film has enchanted young and old for generations.

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