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5 minutes, 35 mm, colour, 1978
Classical cartoon animation
Audience: children
Commentary: none

Producer: KF a.s. + WDR Köln/Rhein
Director: Zdenek Miler
Designer: Zdenek Miler

The first episode of this cartoon series for children. It tells us how the little cricket broke his violin and what trouble this misfortune caused him. In the end a longicorn beetle helps the poor cricket and makes him a new violin.

All films of the series Cricket:
The Cricket and the Bombardon • The Cricket and the Double-bass • The Cricket and the Engine • The Cricket and the Hen • The Cricket and the Saw • The Cricket and the Spider • The Cricket and the Violin

All films directed by Zdenek Miler:
About a Millionaire Who Stole the Sun • The Cricket and the Bombardon • The Cricket and the Double-bass • The Cricket and the Engine • The Cricket and the Hen • The Cricket and the Saw • The Cricket and the Spider • The Cricket and the Violin • How the Mole Got His Trousers • How the Puppy Felt Like Eating Some Honey • How the Puppy Wanted Little Dogs • How the Sun Returned Water to the Puppy • The Mole - Movie Star • The Mole and the Bulldozer • The Mole and the Car • The Mole and the Carpet • The Mole and the Chewing Gum • The Mole and the Clock • The Mole and the Eagle • The Mole and the Egg • The Mole and the Green Star • The Mole and the Hedgehog • The Mole and the Lollipop • The Mole and the Matchbox • The Mole and the Medicine • The Mole and the Music • The Mole and the Rocket • The Mole and the Telephone • The Mole and the Transistor Set • The Mole and the TV Set • The Mole and the Umbrella • The Mole as a Chemist • The Mole as a Gardener • The Mole as a Painter • The Mole as a Photographer • The Mole as a Watchmaker • The Mole at Christmas • The Mole at the Carnival • The Mole in a Dream • The Mole in a ZOO • The Mole in the Desert • The Mole in Town • Moon Fairy-Tale • Velvety

All films designed by Zdenek Miler:
About a Millionaire Who Stole the Sun • The Cricket and the Bombardon • The Cricket and the Double-bass • The Cricket and the Engine • The Cricket and the Hen • The Cricket and the Saw • The Cricket and the Spider • The Cricket and the Violin • How the Mole Got His Trousers • How the Puppy Felt Like Eating Some Honey • How the Puppy Wanted Little Dogs • How the Sun Returned Water to the Puppy • Kubula a Kuba Kubikula • The Mole - Movie Star • The Mole and the Bulldozer • The Mole and the Car • The Mole and the Carpet • The Mole and the Chewing Gum • The Mole and the Clock • The Mole and the Eagle • The Mole and the Egg • The Mole and the Green Star • The Mole and the Hedgehog • The Mole and the Lollipop • The Mole and the Matchbox • The Mole and the Medicine • The Mole and the Music • The Mole and the Rocket • The Mole and the Telephone • The Mole and the Transistor Set • The Mole and the TV Set • The Mole and the Umbrella • The Mole as a Chemist • The Mole as a Gardener • The Mole as a Painter • The Mole as a Photographer • The Mole as a Watchmaker • The Mole at Christmas • The Mole at the Carnival • The Mole in a Dream • The Mole in a ZOO • The Mole in the Desert • The Mole in Town • Moon Fairy-Tale • Velvety