The Snail and the Whale

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The Snail and the Whale

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The Snail and the Whale

Release Date: October 21, 2020

Year    :   2020
Slogan    :   «"How I long to sail!" said the tiny snail.»
Genres    :   Animation, Family
Production Companies    :   BBC, ZDF
Director    :   Max Lang, Daniel Snaddon
Producers    :   Karen Lindsay-Stewart, Martin Pope, Michael Rose
Writers    :   Julia Donaldson, Max Lang, Axel Scheffler, Suzanne Lang
RunTime    :   26 mins.

A half hour animated film for all the family based on the much-loved book written by Julia Donaldson and illustrated by Axel Scheffler. The Snail and the Whale is the much loved classic that shows us a restless young snail who has ambitions to travel the world. The other snails think she should stay put, but she puts out a call for a “Lift wanted around the world”. Eventually her call is answered by a great big grey-blue humpback whale! She sets off with him across the seas. On their journey the snail and the whale discover towering icebergs and far-off lands, fiery mountains and golden sands. The snail is delighted by the wonderful world around her, until she realises how small it makes her feel.

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