Synopsis by Betsy Boyd
Part of the Classic Tales video series for children, which uses animation to tell a favorite story from English literature, Classic Tales: Hiawatha dramatizes Henry Wadsworth Longfellow's epic poem, "The Song of Hiawatha." The program tells the story of a young boy who travels far and wide in search of a life-saving secret. The boy's journey forces him to traverse wild woods filled with snakes, dangerous seas, and rocky mountains. His courage and endurance are tested day in and day out.