Thursday, 25 December 2008

Dianne Jackson/ Raymond Briggs "The Snowman"

The Snowman (1982)

Director: Dianne Jackson
Writer: Raymond Briggs
Producer: John Coates
Music: Howard Blake
'Walking In The Air' sung by Peter Auty
Voice-over: David Bowie
Setting: South Downs, Brighton's Royal Pavilion, Brighton Pier, North Pole
Result: Perfection
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Happy Christmas from the Animation Blog

1 comment:

Michael Sporn said...

With the advent of cgi, wonderful animated work such as this piece don't make the way into production. It's quite sad, really, but I have hope that other artists will find a way.

Have happy Holidays, Ian, and thanks for your blog.