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A snow globe snowman wants to join the other travel souvenirs in a hot party, but the glass dome that surrounds him gets in his way, despite all his efforts.

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John Lasseter

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John Lasseter
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A snow globe snowman wants to join the other travel souvenirs in a hot party, but the glass dome that surrounds him gets in his way, despite all his efforts.

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Country:

USA

Language:

English | Hebrew

Release Date:

25 November 1992 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Knickknack See more »

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Pixar Animation Studios See more »
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Sound Mix:

Dolby

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Color

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1.85 : 1
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Trivia

Whenever John Lasseter and Nancy Lasseter go anywhere on vacation, she always makes a point of buying a snow globe from that particular place. It was from this practice that the initial idea for the film was born. See more »

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Filmed entirely on location. See more »

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Referenced in Cars (2006) See more »

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A Solid Animation Short
6 December 2003 | by travisimoSee all my reviews

Before computer animation was all the rage, I bet the Pixar guys made this little gem simply as a labor of love. From this early creation, you can take a glimpse of the clever storytelling that would become a staple of Pixar's full-length features. This short gives you a chuckle as the disgruntled snowman struggles to get out of his snow globe to hang with the knick-knack ladies of Hawaii and Atlantis. It's quite a cute feature, but it can only go so far. I wouldn't consider it a classic like other animation shorts like `Mickey's Trailer' and `Duck! Rabbit, Duck!' but I think it will become a nice little treasure in the Pixar vault.

My IMDB Rating: 8/10


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