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Sergei Prokofiev, it is said, created Peter & the Wolf, story and music, in a mere three days. Suzie Templeton's animated version took a little longer - five years - but the results are equally felicitous. Templeton's take on how little boys can find courage offers the latest in stop-motion animation, particularly effective in the tale's updating into the grim realities of contemporary Russia.

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