Obara is a two time 29th Annual Telly Award winner, a 2008 Davey Award winner and a 2008 Aegis Film & Production Award winner. Obara has also won Best Animation at the 2008 Hollywood Black Film festival as well as the Kids First! Film Festival, for the 5 to 8 year old category. It was also featured in the 2007 Festival de Cannes Short Film Corner and has garnered over thirty five official film festival selections throughout the U.S.A., Canada, Europe, India, South America and Africa. As a bonus, the DVD includes two versions of the story; one with and one without subtitles. This is so important for children learning to read - they can follow the words right on the screen. This DVD, is designed for use on any DVD player, TV, laptop, or personal computer. Go to the website and get a preview!