Alfred J. Quack is an orphaned duck who is being raised by a friend of his late father's, a mole called Henk. Though his parents and siblings died in an accident while he was still very young, Alfred is a bright and positive kid who overcomes obstacles with hard work and Henk's occasional fatherly advice. Though the life in Groot Waterland is sometimes hard and even unhappy, Alfred never abandons hope for a better future; and with his friends, he will reach it.
Judging by the picture in the front page, this series appears to be a typical fairy tale with cute animals and cheery stories. Well… IT ISN’T! It’s a grim story, dressed in bright colors and light humor.
The animals are drawn with simple figures but are adorable to look at. Animation had no serious problems with this kind of... read more