Hansel And Gretel
Alternate Title: Hansel And Gretel: An Opera FantasyHansel And Gretel (Hansel And Gretel: An Opera Fantasy) (1954) Feature Length Theatrical Animated Film
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- Feature Length Animated FilmFeature
- Traditional Animation
- RKO Radio Pictures Inc.
- Distributed by: RKO Radio Pictures Inc.
- Cartoon Characters: Hansel, Gretel, The Witch, Mother, Father, Dew Fairy, Sandman, Rosina Rubylips.
- Voice Actors: Constance Brigham, Anna Russell, Mildred Dunnock, Frank Rogier, Helen Boatwright, Delbert Anderson.
- Directed By Michael Myerberg, John Paul.
- Produced By Michael Myerberg.
- Written By Padraic Colum, Adelheid Wette.
- Awards: Award of Excellence, Film Advisory Board, Finalist, New England Film and Video Festival; more Awards ...
- Music: Engelbert Humperdinck.
- Editor: James F. Barclay.
- Originally Released on October 10, 1954.
- Originally Released Theatrically.
- Running Time: 72 minutes.
An "electronic puppet" version of the Englebert Humperdinck opera, adapted for children and using spoken dialogue as well as Humperdinck's music.
Cartoon Production Information:
Stop-action animation. The production used 35 hand-sculpted dolls. The "kinemin" characters, which took over 15 years to develop, were compounded of intricate armatures, a secret chemical mixture... (more)
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