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The Snowman (1982)

The Snowman
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8.2 IMDB rating
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David Bowie David Bowie
Older James
Raymond Briggs Raymond Briggs
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Review of The Snowman

4 years, 11 months ago at Jan 11 2:55
To see this short film in it's entirety, use this link (trust me, it's worth it): http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cgTpoy91nWo

I rarely bother to review animated short films for 2 specific reasons (though these are not the only ones). Reason #1- Their length rarely exceeds 10 minutes, leaving very little material to discuss. Most short films can be effectively summarized in just a fe... read more
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Wordless (save for the song "Walking in the Air") animated adventure about a young English boy who makes a snowman one Christmas Eve, only for it to come to life that night and take him on a magical adventure to the North Pole to meet Santa Claus.
Release date: 26 December 1982
UPC: 043396032279
Tags: Animation (19), Christmas (13), Adventure (9), 1980s (8), 1982 (8), Short (8), Fantasy (7), Family (6), Snowmen (5), British (5), UK (5), Winter (4), Snow (3), Based On Novel (3), Animated (3), Friendship (2), Avi (2), Musical (2), Adaptation (2), Flying (2)
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"DIR: Dianne Jackson SUMMARY: A young boy builds a snowman which comes to life and takes him on a Christmas adventure. WHY IT'S HERE: British director Dianne Jackson's 'The Snowman' is a breathtakingly beautiful adaptation of Raymond Briggs' picture book of the same name. A perennial favourite on Christmas TV in the UK, the annual airings of 'The Snowman' have not dimmed its appeal, instead enhancing its timeless quality with a warm seasonal glow. Although Briggs' source material makes no men"

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"Best Animated Short! Winner: The Snowman! Nominees: The Great Cognito Tango"

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