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The Snail and the Whale

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A beautiful tale of an unlikely friendship between an ambitious sea snail and a humpback whale, a tour of the world and a heroic rescue.

The film

  • Film identity

    Original title: The Snail and the Whale

    Directed by: Daniel SNADDON, Max LANG

    Filmography

    • "Zog" (2018)
    • "Stick Man" ? Cristal pour une production TV "Cristal for a TV Production", Annecy 2016 (2015)
    • "Khumba" (2013)

    Filmography

    • "Zog" (2018)
    • "Room on the Broom"" ? Cristal pour une production TV "Cristal for best TV production", Annecy 2013 (2012)
    • "Le Gruffalo"/"The Gruffalo" ? Prix pour un spécial TV "Award for best TV special", Annecy 2010 (2009)

    Country: United Kingdom

    Year of production: 2019

    Running time: 26 min 43 s

  • Technique

    Category: TV special

    Techniques used: 3D Computer

    Process: Colour

    Target public: Kids

  • Credits

    Directed by: Daniel SNADDON, Max LANG

    Production: Michael ROSE, MAGIC LIGHT PICTURES, Martin POPE

    Distribution: MAGIC LIGHT PICTURES, Hannah JONES

    Based on: "The Snail and the Whale", Julia Donaldson, Axel Scheffler

    Artistic direction: Sarah Scrimgeour

    Script: Max Lang, Suzanne Lang

    Animation: Triggerfish Animation

    Music: René Aubry

    Sound: Adrian Rhodes

    Editing: Robin Sales

    Voice: Diana Rigg, Sally Hawkins, Rob Brydon