As the novel coronavirus pandemic has forced schools and companies to close across the country, most full-time work-from-home moms are struggling to stay productive with their kids around 24/7. While the kids demand around-the-clock attention, the parents find it challenging to juggle between the video conference calls, never-ending emails, and tight deadlines in addition to doing household work.
Although most parents have done this during their occasional sick days or rare school closures, the prospect of doing it for weeks together is very daunting. And if you’re facing these new challenges in work-life balance at close quarters during this lockdown, fret not. ZEE5 has some fabulous collection of movies for your kids. From A Frozen Christmas, Hua Mulan to Cinderella, your kids can now enjoy some classic tales that will keep them engaged and entertained.
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Here are five films based on fairy tales that will keep your little munchkins glued to your TV screens while you peacefully work from home:
A Frozen Christmas
A Frozen Christmas is the perfect way to get your kids glued to the TV screens! While you work, they will enjoy the company of some of the most beloved animated Christmas characters, including Santa Claus, the Snowman, Elves and Santa’s Reindeer, and more. Santa and his elves, who settle down to tell a charming collection of the most beloved festive tales, including The Fir Tree and The Brave Tin Soldier, will delightfully engage your children!
The Classic fairytale story of Cinderella has been one of the best-known and most-loved fairy tales throughout the ages. It is a story about a young girl who is mistreated by her step-mother and step-sisters. But one day she finds out that her dreams too can come true. When Cinderella dreams of attending the Royal Ball and meeting the Grand Duke but is hindered by her cruel stepmom, she gets some astounding help from her Fairy Godmother. Watch the romantic tale of Cinderella exclusively on ZEE5 Kids.
Robinhood is considered to be one of the most popular tales of English folklore. Over the subsequent years, there have been several adaptations of this young boy in Robert Huntington’s story, and as the centuries passed, the tale of Robinhood kept evolving. The story revolves around Robert, the future Robin Hood, who flees the lotus flower of flames with Will and his sisters, Winifred and Barbara. They take refuge in Sherwood Forest, where Robert meets Friar Tuck and Little John, the leader of a band of young outlaws. Robinhood is now streaming on ZEE5 Kids. Watch it with your kids and relive your childhood days with this one!
Enchanted Mountain, a North Korean animated film, is a magical tale about a lonely boy, who helps an injured fawn on a mountain. When the fawn recovers as a result of his care, it takes him to a mystical part of the mountain where he encounters eight beautiful fairies.
Hua Mulan is one of the most legendary women from ancient China. Introduce your kids to this legendary Chinese warrior princess Hua Mulan and let them be inspired by her heroic actions. Hua Mulan, who defeats all odds to fight in the great war for her bed-ridden father, meets the lover of her life in the journey. The heroism of this beautiful girl was first recorded in ancient texts and was retold in the famous poem Ballad of Mulan.
So, which one of these did your kid like the best? Let us know in the comments section below.
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