Tellytales: Programme 01 - Jeck an tha Banestaak (Animation)
An Ulster-Scots version of the popular tale about a boy, a beanstalk and a giant…
When Jack goes to market and sells Milky, the family cow, for five magic beans, his mum is not happy. But when the beans grow into a beanstalk leading to a castle in the clouds, their luck changes.
Myths, legends and tales from around the world jump off the pages and straight into the child’s imagination in Tellytales, a brand new series for 3- 7 year olds.
An innovative mix of animation and live action where children help create the artwork and play all the characters. Indeed children are at the heart of the series. Tellytales is a fantastic mix of multi-layered pop-up book and magical stage play The programmes combine traditional lighting, props, humour, make-up and costumes with cutting-edge virtual studio technology to immerse the audience in some of the world’s most exciting stories (some well-known, others less so).