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The snowman

Author: Dianne JacksonRaymond BriggsHoward BlakeAled JonesSinfonia of London,All authors
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : Snowman Enterprises, Dallas, TX : NCircle Entertainment, [2014] [2014]
Edition/Format:   DVD video : Animation : Juvenile audience : NTSC color broadcast system : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A young boy wakes up to find a thick blanket of snow outside. He decides to build a snowman using coal for his buttons and eyes, a tangerine for his nose, and a hat and scarf. Later that night, the snowman comes to life, and the two set forth on a magical journey to the North Pole.
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Genre/Form: Short films
Animated films
Children's
Children's films
Film adaptations
Juvenile works
DVDs
DVD-Video discs
Juvenile films
Drama
Named Person: Raymond Briggs
Material Type: Animation, Juvenile audience, Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Internet Resource, Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Dianne Jackson; Raymond Briggs; Howard Blake; Aled Jones; Sinfonia of London,; Snowman Enterprises,; Channel Four (Great Britain); NCircle Entertainment,
ISBN: 9786315707070 6315707076
OCLC Number: 892493008
Notes: Based on the book by Raymond Briggs (New York : Random House ©1978).
Originally released in 1982.
Credits: Music composed and conducted by Howard Blake ; orchestra, Sinfonia of London ; 'Walking in the Air' sung by Aled Jones.
Performer(s): [Narrator at beginning of film, Raymond Briggs].
Awards: British Academy Award for Best Children's Entertainment of 1982. ; Academy Award nominee: best animated short film.
Description: 1 videodisc (approximately 50 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD.
Contents: Featured film: The Snowman (27:15 minutes). --
Bonus features: Snow business : the story of The Snowman (24:15 minutes : sound, color with black and white sequences) --
Alternative introduction [to The Snowman] / from David Bowie (1:19 minutes : sound, color).
Other Titles: Raymond Briggs' The snowman
Responsibility: a Snowman Enterprise production for Channel 4 ; producer, John Coates ; screenwriter, Raymond Briggs ; director, Dianne Jackson.

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A young boy wakes up to find a thick blanket of snow outside. He decides to build a snowman using coal for his buttons and eyes, a tangerine for his nose, and a hat and scarf. Later that night, the snowman comes to life, and the two set forth on a magical journey to the North Pole.

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