Also known as Cheburashka or Topple in English Translations.
Here's an episode. It's in two parts.
At the start, the crocodile is singing about what a great
pity it is, that birthdays only happen once a year.
I love the strangeness of these old claymation films and would love
to have a go at making one of my own. The colours in this one are
particularly lovely I think and the characters and sets are very cute!
It would be a fantastic holiday project to work on with older kids...