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Tales of Hans Christian Andersen: The Red Shoes and The Little Match Girl

A film by Michael Sporn

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The Red Shoes
Set in present day, this classic Andersen tale is about a young African-American girl who learns the value of friendship with help from a pair of magic slippers. Starring the voice of Ossie Davis.

Winner of a Parents Choice Award; a Cine Golden Eagle; a Blue Ribbon at the American Film & Video Festival; and a Bronze Apple at the National Education Film & Video Festival.

The Little Match Girl
The Hans Christian Andersen classic is given present-day relevance and an upbeat ending in this story of Angela, a homeless child who sells match sticks to survive. Starring the voice of Academy Award winner F. Murray Abraham.

Winner of a Parents Choice Award; a Silver Apple at the National Educational Film & Video Festival; and a Silver Plaque at the Chicago International Film Festival.


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Features and Specifications

Bonus materials:
  • Making of Documentary
  • Art Gallery
  • Animatics
  • Commentary Tracks by Director Michael Sporn
  • Michael Sporn Biography

Format: DVD
Running Time: 50 minutes + bonus materials
Color: Color
Language: English

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