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Writers:
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Release Date:
9 December 2010 (USA) See more »
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Plot:
A cunning mouse goes for a walk in the forest and outwits a succession of predators. Full summary » | Full synopsis »
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Awards:
Nominated for Oscar. Another 7 wins & 2 nominations See more »
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A short animation, enjoyable for all ages See more (17 total) »

Cast

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Helena Bonham Carter ... Mother Squirrel (voice)

James Corden ... Mouse (voice)

Tom Wilkinson ... Fox (voice)

John Hurt ... Owl (voice)

Rob Brydon ... Snake (voice)

Robbie Coltrane ... Gruffalo (voice)
Sam Lewis ... First Little Squirrel (voice)
Phoebe Givron-Taylor ... Second Little Squirrel (voice)
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Directed by
Max Lang 
Jakob Schuh 
 
Writing credits
Julia Donaldson (book "The Gruffalo") &
Axel Scheffler (book "The Gruffalo")

Julia Donaldson (adaptation) and
Jakob Schuh (adaptation) &
Max Lang (adaptation)

Produced by
Carsten Bunte .... co-producer
Polly Hill .... executive producer: BBC
Martin Pope .... producer
Michael Rose .... producer
Daryl Shute .... associate producer
 
Original Music by
René Aubry 
 
Cinematography by
Ulli Hadding 
Hubert Märkl 
 
Film Editing by
Robin Sales 
 
Casting by
Karen Lindsay-Stewart 
 
Production Design by
Manuel Arenas 
 
Set Decoration by
Matthias Bäuerle 
Klaus Morschheuser 
 
Production Management
Natasha McLeod .... post-production supervisor (as Natasha Marsh)
 
Art Department
Alexander Lindner .... matte painting artist
 
Sound Department
Dillon Bennett .... mix technician
Dominic Boucher .... dialogue recording engineer
Robert Edwards .... adr mixer
Tim Hands .... dialogue editor
Micheal MacKinnon .... sound re-recording mixer
Mark Paterson .... sound re-recording mixer
Adrian Rhodes .... supervising sound editor
 
Visual Effects by
Matthias Bäuerle .... digital compositor
Ebru Gönül .... digital compositor
Kathrin Julia Mueller .... digital compositor
Jan Oberhauser .... digital compositor
Hendrik Panz .... digital effects artist
Nina Pries .... digital compositor
Parzival Röthlein .... rigger
Kariem Saleh .... digital compositor
Felix Schaller .... digital artist
Paolo Tamburrino .... look development: 3D artist
Joerg Unterberg .... digital artist
 
Animation Department
Ole Bukowsky .... animator
Maciek Gliwa .... animator
Thomas Hinke .... animator
Jonas Jarvers .... rigging technical director
Philip Rudolph .... animator
Peter Ruschel .... animator
Alli Sadegiani .... animator
Axel Scheffler .... end title designer
Max Stöhr .... lead animator
Remi Tjon Ajong .... animator
Tobias von Burkersroda .... lead animator
 
Editorial Department
Dan Coles .... digital colorist
 
Music Department
Terry Davies .... music producer
Terry Davies .... orchestrator: conductor
Andrew Glen .... music editor
Jake Jackson .... score engineer & mixer
 
Other crew
Finn Brandt .... title designer
Barney Goodland .... assistant to producers
Claire Viroulaud .... press attache france
 

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11 out of 12 people found the following review useful.
A short animation, enjoyable for all ages, 25 February 2010
Author: lukefriday from United Kingdom

I read the Gruffalo when i was a small kid (im now 14) and at Christmas I noticed this was on T.V. and decided to watch with my family.

I was impressed with the animation and the characters voices fitted the parts well. I was watching with a 18 month old baby, and in some parts so got scared, as it is dark in a few places.

I believe that it should have won the BAFTA it was up for. This is a fantastic little story that people of all ages can enjoy together, with brilliant animation and an amazing script. Although very young children like my cousin may find it a little scary in places.

8/10

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