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The Snow Queen -- The story is influenced by Hans Christian Andersen's story.
The Snow Queen -- The story is influenced by Hans Christian Andersen's story.


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Release Date:
24 December 2005 (UK) See more »
Gerda sets out on a magical journey to find her best friend, Kay who has been taken by the Snow Queen. | Add synopsis »
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A disappointing waste of an hour See more (11 total) »


  (in credits order)
Pax Baldwin ... Kay

Sydney White ... Gerda

Juliet Stevenson ... Gerda's Mother
Tiffany Amber Knight ... The Snow Queen
Colleen Williams ... Mrs. Neilson
Brian Akins ... Pieter
Benjamin Head ... Stefan

Peter Schoelier ... Old Man
Joyce Gordon ... Old Woman
Tom Shean ... Sentinel

Leah Renee ... Princess (as Leah Cudmore)
Bradie Whetham ... Prince

Kenneth Welsh ... King
Pascale Audrey ... Robber Woman

Sasha Clements ... Robber Girl
Santino Buda ... Robber Man
Maja Ardal ... Finland Woman

Dana Ishiura ... Lapland Woman

Patrick Stewart ... The Raven (voice)
Lydia Marshall ... The Flowers (voice)
Rose Davis ... The Flowers (voice)
Nathaniel Cox ... The Flowers (voice)
Eliza Cox ... The Flowers (voice)
Ben Crawley ... Boy Soprano (voice)
Claire Guy ... The Snow Queen (voice)

Directed by
Julian Gibbs 
Writing credits
James Andrew Hall  written by and
Hans Christian Andersen  story

Produced by
Val Ames .... producer
Cherylyn Brooks .... producer
Paul K. Joyce .... executive producer
Chantal Ling .... producer
David Mercer .... executive producer
Katy Richardson .... producer
Ruth Walsh .... line producer
Sheldon S. Wiseman .... executive producer
Original Music by
Paul K. Joyce 
Cinematography by
Rhett Morita 
Film Editing by
Adam Telford 
Casting by
Marsha Chesley 
Production Design by
Russell Chick 
Costume Design by
Lea Carlson 
Makeup Department
Rachel Affolter .... makeup department head
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Bruce Speyer .... first assistant director
Art Department
John Gosler .... key background artist
Jason Herriott .... key scenic
Sound Department
David K. Grant .... production sound recordist mixer
Simon Keep .... sound designer
Benje Noble .... sound re-recording mixer
Special Effects by
Tom Bryant .... effects animator
Paul Cheshire .... effects animator
Pete Circuitt .... effects animator
Kate Dawkins .... titles design
Stuart Fortune .... effects animator
Iesza Jessica Jordan .... on set puppeteer (as Iesza Snowdon)
Pete Mellor .... effects animator
Jesse Richards .... effects animator
Nicol Scott .... effects animator
Joe White .... effects animator
Visual Effects by
Phil Brough .... CGI animator
Tom Collier .... digital compositor
Christian Jelen .... digital artist
Chris Sayer .... animation director
Camera and Electrical Department
Joe Howe .... best boy grip
Animation Department
Richard Nye .... storyboard artist
Chris Sayer .... animation director
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Minda Johnson .... assistant costume designer
Editorial Department
Mick Hitchman .... re-versioning editor
Music Department
Paul K. Joyce .... music supervisor
Dave Jewerén Moore .... score mix assistant engineer
Toby Wood .... score recording engineer

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UK:56 min
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Version of The Snow Queen (1976) (TV)See more »


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2 out of 8 people found the following review useful.
A disappointing waste of an hour, 6 August 2008
Author: vbressi from United States

A Few years ago I saw the Snow Queen on Hallmark, I was absolutely blown away with the story and magic of that adaptation. Thinking that it was the same movie I was disappointed to find I had gotten another telling of the story. Yet I was willing to give it a chance, as I usually love anything made by the BBC. I have to say though I agree that the score of this movie was beautiful, I may have to find a copy somewhere. I was terribly unhappy with the CG animation and acting, you could just tell that the actors were filmed on a blue screen. It felt extremely fake.It was just horrible, it hesitated and you knew from the moment you began that it wasn't real snow. It just felt cheep. The BBC didn't have a winner with this film. It felt rushed as well, even though it was quit close to the original story. If you want to really experience the Snow Queen, please by all means read the story. If your interested in seeing a film that is well made and acted, I recommend the one done on Hallmark,which can be found on Amazon. Steer clear of this film, unless you feel the need to waste an hour. However, if you like classical music do get a CD of this movie the music it's self is really the only good thing in this movie.

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