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Snow White and Rose Red 1953

14 mins United Kingdom Director. Lotte Reiniger

This adaptation of a Brothers Grimm story, is not to be confused with Snow White. Two girls shelter a kindly bear through the winter and miss him when he leaves in spring. They encounter a dwarf whose beard is trapped in a tree and free him on condition that he changes the bear back into the prince he once was. This was one of a series of animated fairy tales made by Lotte Reiniger in the mid-1950s.

The film's producer, Carl Koch, was also Reiniger's husband, and worked with her until his death in 1963.

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Directed by

Lotte Reiniger

Genres

Fairy tale Animation & Artists Moving Image

Collection

Love is a Devil Family Films The Female Gaze

Released

1953

Country

United Kingdom

Language

English

Production company

Primrose Productions

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