A series of Russian puppet stop-motion
shorts created between 1976 and 1991. The series as a whole doesn't really have a name, so everyone calls them by the name of the first and most popular episode
: 38 Parrots
has all 10 of the shorts with subtitles:
Each short has a problem that main characters (a thoughtful python, hyperactive monkey, nerdy elephant, and eccentric parrot) try to solve using off-kilter logic and wordplay.
This series provides examples of: