Curiosity and playfulness lead Giddy, a young jackal, from his home in the jungle to a human village. Upon arrival, however, he panics and jumps for cover into several different coloured pots of paint. Animals living in and around the village are awed by Giddy's colorful appearance, and assume that he is a god from another planet. They insist that he accept the crown as king, and Giddy accepts out of fear. Find out how young Giddy fares as king and if he is ever reunited with his family in this classic folktale from India. Discover some of the culture and traditions of India through the captivating animations of this wonderful story. Part of the multivolume Animated Tales of the World Series. A teacherís guide for the series is included. 15 minutes. Closed-captioned.