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The Red Shoes (1948) Poster

(1948)

Full Cast & Crew

Directed by 

Michael Powell
Emeric Pressburger

Writing Credits  

Hans Christian Andersen ... (fairy tale)
 
Emeric Pressburger ... (original screenplay)
 
Keith Winter ... (additional dialogue)
 
Michael Powell ... (written by) and
Emeric Pressburger ... (written by)

Cast (in credits order) verified as complete  

Marius Goring ...
Jean Short ...
Terry
Gordon Littmann ...
Ike
Julia Lang ...
A Balletomane
Bill Shine ...
Her Mate
Léonide Massine ...
Ljubov (as Leonide Massine)
Anton Walbrook ...
Austin Trevor ...
Prof. Palmer
...
Livy
Eric Berry ...
Dimitri
Irene Browne ...
Lady Neston
...
Ludmilla Tchérina ...
Boronskaja (as Ludmilla Tcherina)
Jerry Verno ...
Stage-Door Keeper
...
Ivan Boleslawsky
Albert Bassermann ...
Ratov (as Albert Basserman)
Derek Elphinstone ...
Lord Oldham
Marie Rambert ...
Madame Rambert (as Madame Rambert)
Joy Rawlins ...
Gwladys - Vicky's friend
Marcel Poncin ...
M. Boudin
Michel Bazalgette ...
M. Rideaut
Yvonne Andre ...
Vicky's Dresser
Hay Petrie ...
Boisson
Alan Carter ...
Solo Dancer
Joan Harris ...
Solo Dancer
Joan Sheldon ...
Dancer
Paula Dunning ...
Dancer
Brian Ashbridge ...
Dancer
Denis Carey ...
Dancer
Lynne Dorval ...
Dancer
Helen Ffrance ...
Dancer
Robert Dorning ...
Dancer
Eddie Gaillard ...
Dancer
Paul Hammond ...
Dancer
Tommy Linden ...
Dancer
Trisha Linova ...
Dancer
Anna Marinova ...
Dancer
Guy Massey ...
Dancer
John Regan ...
Dancer
Peggy Sager ...
Dancer
Ruth Sendler ...
Dancer
Hilda Gaunt ...
Accompanist
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Neville Astor ...
Corps de Ballet (uncredited)
Edmond Audran ...
Corps de Ballet (uncredited)
Mark Baring ...
Corps de Ballet (uncredited)
Peter Bayliss ...
Evans - Lord Oldham's Chauffeur (uncredited)
Michael Bayston ...
Corps de Ballet (uncredited)
Leonard Boucher ...
Corps de Ballet (uncredited)
Anne Byatt ...
Corps de Ballet (uncredited)
Joy Camden ...
Corps de Ballet (uncredited)
Jack Carter ...
Corps de Ballet (uncredited)
Michelle de Lys ...
Lady in Vicky's Dressing Room Before Premiere (uncredited)
Peter Fisk ...
Corps de Ballet (uncredited)
Gladys Forrester ...
Corps de Ballet (uncredited)
Donato Forte ...
Corps de Ballet (uncredited)
Richard George ...
Doorman (uncredited)
Greta Grayson ...
Corps de Ballet (uncredited)
Audrey Harman ...
Corps de Ballet (uncredited)
Pamela Harrington ...
Corps de Ballet (uncredited)
Jean Hébey ...
Parisian Taxi Driver at Opera Square (uncredited)
Suzanne Jemmett ...
Corps de Ballet (uncredited)
Barry Klare ...
Corps de Ballet (uncredited)
Joan Lehman ...
Corps de Ballet (uncredited)
Joyce Linden ...
Corps de Ballet (uncredited)
Charles Lisner ...
Corps de Ballet (uncredited)
Graham MacCormack ...
Corps de Ballet (uncredited)
Enid Martin ...
Corps de Ballet (uncredited)
Denise Merrum ...
Corps de Ballet (uncredited)
Helene Mladova ...
Corps de Ballet (uncredited)
Patricia Norman ...
Corps de Ballet (uncredited)
Yvonne Olena ...
Corps de Ballet (uncredited)
Collin Patrick ...
Corps de Ballet (uncredited)
Philippe Perrottet ...
Corps de Ballet (uncredited)
Emeric Pressburger ...
Man Waiting on Station Platform (uncredited)
Jackie Smithers ...
Corps de Ballet (uncredited)
Saxon Stobart ...
Corps de Ballet (uncredited)
Margaret Tate ...
Corps de Ballet (uncredited)
Meta Thomas ...
Corps de Ballet (uncredited)
John Tore ...
Corps de Ballet (uncredited)
Gladys Walton ...
Corps de Ballet (uncredited)
Elizabeth West ...
Lermontov's Secretary (uncredited)
George Woodbridge ...
Doorman - Covent Garden (uncredited)
Anne Woolliams ...
Corps de Ballet (uncredited)
Marnia Zarina ...
Corps de Ballet (uncredited)
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Produced by 

George R. Busby ... assistant producer
Michael Powell ... producer
Emeric Pressburger ... producer

Music by 

Brian Easdale

Cinematography by 

Jack Cardiff ... director of photography

Film Editing by 

Reginald Mills

Production Design by 

Hein Heckroth

Art Direction by 

Arthur Lawson

Costume Design by 

Hein Heckroth ... (uncredited)

Makeup Department 

George Blackler ... makeup artist (uncredited)
Eric Carter ... makeup artist (uncredited)
Ernest Gasser ... makeup artist (uncredited)

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director 

Sydney Streeter ... assistant director (as Sydney S. Streeter)
J.M. Gibson ... third assistant director (uncredited)
Laurie Knight ... third assistant director (uncredited)
Kenneth K. Rick ... second assistant director (uncredited)

Art Department 

Alfred Roberts ... scenic artist
Bernard Goodwin ... draughtsman (uncredited)
G. Heavens ... draughtsman (uncredited)
Don Picton ... draughtsman (uncredited)
V. Shaw ... draughtsman (uncredited)
Elven Webb ... assistant art director (uncredited)
V.B. Wilkins ... draughtsman (uncredited)
Alan Withy ... draughtsman (uncredited)

Sound Department 

Gordon K. McCallum ... dubbing (as Gordon MacCullum)
Charles Poulton ... sound
Al Burton ... boom operator (uncredited)
Peter Davies ... first assistant dubbing mixer (uncredited)
Desmond Dew ... sound recordist (uncredited)
Leonard Trumm ... dubbing editor (uncredited)

Visual Effects by 

George Gunn ... composite photography: Technicolor (as F. George Gunn)
E. Hague ... composite photography: Technicolor
Ivor Beddoes ... special painting (uncredited)
Les Bowie ... matte artist (uncredited)
Judy Jordan ... matte artist (uncredited)
Joseph Nathanson ... special painting (uncredited)

Camera and Electrical Department 

Christopher Challis ... camera
George Cannon ... still photographer (uncredited)
Bob Kindred ... clapper loader (uncredited)
Cornel Lucas ... special still photographer (uncredited)
George Minassian ... focus puller (uncredited)
John Morgan ... clapper loader (uncredited)
Alistair Phillips ... assistant still photographer (uncredited)
Bill Wall ... chief electrician (uncredited)

Costume and Wardrobe Department 

Carven ... dresses: Mlle. Tcherina (as Carven of Paris)
Dorothy Edwards ... wardrobe
Jacques Fath ... dresses: Miss Shearer (as Jacques Fath of Paris)
Mattli ... dresses: Miss Shearer (as Mattli of London)
Dorothy Edwards ... dresses: Miss Tcherina (uncredited)
Elsie Withers ... head of wardrobe (uncredited)

Editorial Department 

Noreen Ackland ... assistant editor (uncredited)
Anne V. Coates ... second editor (uncredited)
Tony Haynes ... second assistant editor (uncredited)
Laurie Knight ... second assistant editor (uncredited)

Music Department 

Ted Drake ... music recordist
Brian Easdale ... conductor / music arranger
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra ... music played by

Other crew 

Joan Bridge ... associate colour control
Alan Carter ... assistant maitre de ballet: The Ballet of The Red Shoes
Joan Harris ... assistant maitresse de ballet: The Ballet of The Red Shoes
Robert Helpmann ... choreographer: The Ballet of The Red Shoes
Natalie Kalmus ... colour control
Léonide Massine ... (as Leonide Massine) (the part of the Shoemaker created and danced by)
Doreen North ... continuity
J. Arthur Rank ... presenter
John Seabourne Jr. ... liaison editor
Joanna Busby ... assistant continuity (uncredited)
Gwladys Jenks ... production assistant (uncredited)
Vivienne Knight ... publicist (uncredited)
Marjorie Mein ... production secretary (uncredited)
Terence Morgan II ... mask maker: monsters (uncredited)
Comer Peter ... production assistant (uncredited)
Crew verified as complete

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