1 9 7 8 (Switzerland/Germany)
26 x 20 minute episodes
This 26-part children’s adventure series was based on the classic book by Johanna Spyri.
Young Heidi is sent to live with her grandfather in the mountains where she discovers the liberty and the beauty of Swiss landscapes.
Later when Heidi is forced to become a companion to a young invalid girl in a big town, she discovers just how much she misses the mountains, her grandfather, and her friend Peter.
The series was screened in the UK on BBC1.