Sara and the Scarecrow



This series is a modern fairy tale about adventure and friendship between 9 year old Sara and her best friend – the clumsy, but loving Scarecrow. Sara spends her holidays on an isolated farm with her Granny Yaga and their awkward neighbour, Mr Brown. The forest around is full of creatures inspired by the worlds mythologies, they impersonate the forces of nature but often have similar problems to Sara’s.

During each episode Sara will meet a new creature and with the help of the Scarecrow figure out how to help them. She will learn a valuable life lesson that will allow her to understand the world she lives in, her place in it as well as the forces that rule inside her mind.

52 episodes of 11 minutes.
Aimed for children from 6 to 9 years old.


Project developed
by Mor Israeli, Banyani Zsuzsana and Tessa Moult-Milewska
at La Poudriere

In 2017 the Tessa Moult-Milewska has been give a script writing scholarship from the Polish Film Institute to write the 13 episodes of the script.

The concept designs were further developed at a Concept Art Lab with Michel Breton at Anomalia, Czech Republic.