1983 Official Selection, film index

The Snowman

  1. Overview
  2. Fact Sheet

The story of a small boy who builds a snowman for Christmas. In the night the boy tiptoes downstairs, opens the door and sees his snowman come to life...

The film

  • Film identity

    Original title: The Snowman

    Directed by: Dianne JACKSON

    Country: United Kingdom

    Year of production: 1982

    Running time: 26 min

  • Technique


    Techniques used: drawing on cels

    Process: Colour

  • Credits

    Directed by: Dianne JACKSON

    Production: TVC LONDON, John COATES

    Script: Raymond Briggs

    Animation: Hilary Audus, Alan Ball, Joanna Fryer, Dianne Jackson, Tony Guy, Roger Mainwood, Eddie Radage, Stephen Weston, Arthur Button, Dave Livesy, John Offard, Robin White, Michael Gabriel, Paul Shardlow, Tancy Barron, Jill Brooks, Rebecca Barclay, Jan Skelsey, Lucy Humphries, Roland Carter

    Camera: Peter Turner

    Music: Howard Blake

    Editing: John Cary