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Ahiru no Quack (TV)

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Alternative title:
Alfred J. Kwak (French)
Alfred J. Quack
Alfred Jodocus Kwak (Dutch)
Alfred Jonatan Kwak (Polish)
Chiisana Ahiru no Ooki na Ai no Monogatari Ahiru no Quack (Japanese)
Little Duck's Big Love Story
Niente paura, c'è Alfred! (Italian)
Rasmus Rap (Danish)
The Adventures of Alfred J. Quack
Приключения Альфреда Квака (Russian)
آلفرد كواك (Arabic)
あひるのクワック (Japanese)
小さなアヒルの大きな愛の物語 あひるのクワック (Japanese)
Genres: comedy, fantasy
Plot Summary: Alfred J Kwak lost his parents, brothers and sisters when he was young. He was raised by a mole. The series covers the life of Alfred from the day he is born. In his life Alfred tries to help all sorts of animals all over the world. The series is meant to entertain children and teach children about life, covering historical events like WW II.
User Ratings: 88 ratings have been given [details]
 Masterpiece: 8 votes (sub:2, ?:1, others:5
3 Dutch dubbed
1 German dubbed
1 Danish dubbed
 Excellent: 10 votes (?:2, dub:2, sub:2, others:4
2 Dutch dubbed
1 Spanish edited dub
1 German dubbed
 Very good: 18 votes (sub:5, ?:3, dub:2, edit.dub:1, others:7
3 Dutch dubbed
2 German dubbed
1 Swedish dubbed
1 Spanish dubbed
 Good: 26 votes (sub:10, dub:5, ?:4, others:7
2 German dubbed
1 Dutch dubbed
1 Spanish edited dub
1 Spanish dubbed
1 German edited dub
1 Danish dubbed
 Decent: 14 votes (sub:8, ?:2, raw:1, dub:1, others:2
1 German dubbed
1 Swedish dubbed
 So-so: 7 votes (sub:3, dub:1, others:3
1 German dubbed
1 Dutch dubbed
1 Spanish dubbed
 Not really good: 2 votes (dub:2)
 Weak: 2 votes (edit.dub:1, others:1
1 Italian dubbed
 Bad: -
 Awful: -
 Worst ever: 1 vote (dub:1)
Seen in part or in whole by 265 users, rank: #3247 (of 9530)
Median rating: Good
Arithmetic mean: 7.148 (Good), std. dev.: 1.7486, rank: #3104 (of 9641)
Weighted mean: 7.191 (Good+), rank: #2768 (of 9641) (seen all: 7.53 / seen some: 6.73 / won't finish: 5.83)
Bayesian estimate: 7.231 (Good+), rank: #2400 (of 7239)
Running time: 25 minutes per episode
Number of episodes: 52
Episode titles: We have 52
1989-04-03 to 1990-04-02
1989-12-24 to 1991-03-16 (Dutch)
1990-09-25 (Italy)
1990-11-05 (France)
1992 (Paraguay)
1995 (Mexico)
Opening Theme:
"Yakusoku da yo" by Megumi Hayashibara
"Zo vrolijk, Zo vrolijk" by Herman van Veen (eps 1-52)
Ending Theme:
"Happy Happy ~ Alfred's Walk" by Megumi Hayashibara
"Ik ben vandaag zo vrolijk" by Ryan van den Akker en Herman van Veen
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Japanese staff
Japanese cast
Director: Hiroshi Saitō
Akira Miyazaki (eps 1-52)
Akira Miyazaki
Hiroshi Saitō (34 episodes
eps 1-2, 4, 6-10, 12-13, 15-21, 23-25, 27, 29-30, 32-33, 35-36, 38-46 even, 47, 50

Masayuki Kojima (13 episodes
eps 3, 8, 11, 17, 21, 24, 26, 29, 31, 34, 39, 48, 51

Shigeo Koshi (6 episodes
eps 5, 9, 14, 26, 31, 34

Episode Director:
Hiroshi Jinsenji (ep 47)
Junya Koshiba (4 episodes
eps 20, 27, 35, 41

Kazuo Tomizawa (ep 9)
Keiko Oyamada (eps 24, 30)
Koji Masunari (eps 10, 15)
Masayuki Kojima (16 episodes
eps 1, 6, 8, 13, 17, 21, 26, 29, 33, 36, 38, 42, 44, 48, 50-51

Naoto Hashimoto (ep 3)
Nobuo Tomizawa (ep 22)
Shigeo Koshi (16 episodes
eps 2, 4, 7, 14, 16, 19, 23, 28, 31, 34, 37, 39, 43, 45, 49, 52

Yuji Uchida (7 episodes
eps 5, 12, 18, 25, 32, 40, 46

Original story: Herman van Veen
Animation Director:
Eiji Suzuki (6 episodes
eps 5, 12, 18, 25, 32, 46

Kazuo Tomizawa (ep 1)
Kenji Hachizaki (ep 30)
Masaki Kudō (14 episodes
eps 6, 11, 17, 21, 23, 29, 31, 36, 38, 42, 44, 48, 50, 52

Mitsuharu Kajitani (ep 40)
Norio Kaneko (7 episodes
eps 13, 19, 28, 33, 37, 43, 49

Osamu Kamijō (eps 2, 7, 14)
Shinichi Tōkairin (eps 3, 9)
Shinnosuke Kon (7 episodes
eps 10, 15, 20, 27, 35, 41, 47

Shiro Murata (6 episodes
eps 4, 16, 26, 34, 39, 45

Susumu Shiraume
Tomomi Mizuta (ep 8)
Sound Director: Shigeharu Shiba
Director of Photography: Hisao Shirai
Color Coordination: Takao Yoshikawa
Color design: Mari Miyashita
In-Between Check: Tsurumi Takeguchi
Planning: Maki Nakahara
Recording Adjustment: Kunio Kuwabara
Sound Effects: Kazutoshi Satō
Theme Song Performance: Megumi Hayashibara (OP & ED)
Titles: Akira Michikawa
Japanese companies
Broadcaster: TV Tokyo
English cast
English staff
Dubbing Editor: Russell Shaw
Voice Direction: Stanley Joseph
English companies
French staff
French cast
Theme Song Performance: Evelyne Grandjean (ending)
Evelyne Grandjean as Alfred J. Kwak

Henri Poirier as le roi Franz Ferdinand
Roger Carel as
Thierry la taupe
Valérie Siclay as Jasmine

French companies
Canal Famille (now Vrak TV)
Super Ecran (Quebec)
Teva (2002-08 to 2003-01)
TF1 (from 5 November 1990)
Spanish staff
Spanish cast
Dubbing Director: Amelia Jara (Spain dub)
Angela González as Alfred J. Kwak (Spain dub)
Carmen Olarte as Alfren J. Kwak

Abel Navarro as Dolf (Spain dub)
Amelia Jara as Winnie (Spain dub)
Ángel Rodríguez as Capitán Morsa (Spain dub)
Miguel Campos as Henk (Spain dub)

Fernando Mateo as Doctor Boro (Spain dub, 1st voice)
Luis Marín as Krabnagel (Spain dub)
Rafael Calvo as Doctor Boro (Spain dub, 2nd voice)
Simón Ramírez as
Dr. Hanibal (Spain dub)
Teniente Holmes (Spain dub)
Spanish companies
Broadcaster: TVE (Spain)
Dubbing Studio: Cinearte (Spain)
Production: TVE (Spain)
Italian staff
Italian cast
Dubbing Director: Guido Rutta
Script: Guido Rutta
Theme Song Performance: Cristina D'Avena
Davide Garbolino as Alfred

Alessandra Karpoff as Winnie
Antonio Paiola as Enrico
Marco Balzarotti as Ottavio
Mario Scarabelli as Pungolo
Paolo Marchese as Stubble
Sergio Romanò as Roccodrillo
Veronica Pivetti as Rebecca
Italian companies
Canale 5 (from 7 January 1991)
Italia 1
Medusa Film (VHS)
Dubbing: DENEB Film
German cast
German staff
Susanna Bonasewicz as Winnie

Eva Maria Miner as Mutter Kra
Frank Odjidja as Schnell
Gaddah Al Akel as Stibitzi
Gottfried Kramer as Kapitän Stoppel
Hans Teuscher as Rokodil
Herman van Veen as Johann
Ingolf Gorges as Raub
Joachim von Ulmann as Junker van Puter
Klaus Biederstedt as König
Till Hagen as Bert Beton
Udo Schenk as Baron Dachs
German companies
Distributor: E-M-S
Arabic staff
Arabic cast
ED Theme Song Performance:
Mona Majzoub
Muhammad Al-Zein
OP Theme Song Performance: Muhammad Al-Zein
Production manager: Antoinette Shamas
Samara Nohra as Alfred J. Kwak

Abd Al-Majid Majzoub as Professor Buffoon
Ali Safa as Harry
Elvira Younes as Winny
Fadi Ibrahim as Lispel
Ismail Nanoua as Henk
Katia Abu Damis as Ollie
Khalid Al-Sayed as Captain Stoppel
Tina Majzoub as Fish (eps 12, 14, 16)
Arabic companies
Broadcaster: Saudi TV (1994)
Dutch staff
Dutch cast
Director: Dennis Livson
Script: Herman van Veen
Character Design: Harald Siepermann
Background Designs: Hans Bacher
Design: Annet Kossen
Storyboard Supervisor: Harald Siepermann
Theme Song Performance:
Herman van Veen
Ryan van den Akker
Herman van Veen as Prof. Paljas
Ryan van den Akker as Alfred Jodocus Kwak

Bram van der Vlugt as K. Rokodil, de krokodil
Fred Butter as Pikkie de ekster
Frits Lambrechts as Henk de Mol
John Kraaykamp as Dolf de Kraai
Marlous Fluitsma as Anna, Alfreds moeder

Alida Neslo as Nora
Bill van Dijk as
Lispel de kwal
Meneer Ford
Cor Witschge as Colombo de clown (afl. 11)
Ena Heese as Winnie Wana
Felix Meurders as Verslaggever
Fred Butter as Hans (afl. 39)
Guido Jonckers as
De monseigneur
De waarzegger (afl. 35)
Hans Otjes as De olifant (afl. 6)
Henk Westbroek as
De zaagvis (afl. 15)
Leifeet de zanger (afl. 20)
Herman van Veen as
Johan, Alfreds vader
Krab de kat
Jan Anne Drenth as Meester Bas
Kees Schilperoort as Professor Hannibal
Niek Pancras as Kabitein Hannibal

Dutch companies
Polish staff
Polish companies
Broadcaster: TVP1
Distributor: Starling
Language Version: Studio Opracowań Filmów w Warszawie (Dubbing)
Polish cast
Henryk Talar as all the characters

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