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Singapore: Redhill (Animated Tales of the World)
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Bukit Merah is a hill in Singapore. In English, it means "red hill." According to Malay legend, it is called Redhill because a mysterious event took place there many years ago when the island was still populated by small fishing villages. A young boy and his grandmother live atop that hill until the day the boy angers the Raja's advisor, and they have to flee for their lives. See how the events unfold in this classic pourquoi folktale from Singapore. Part of the multivolume Animated Tales of the World Series. A teacherís guide for the series is included. 15 minutes. Closed-captioned.