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Fables from Hans Christian Andersen (movie)

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Alternative title:
Andersen Monogatari (Japanese)
Andersen Monogatari: Match Uri no Shōjo (Japanese)
Andersen's Stories: The Little Girl With the Matches
El maravilloso mundo del pequeño Andersen (Spanish)
Las Fábulas de Hans Christian Andersen (Spanish)
Le meravigliose favole di Andersen (Italian)
The World of Hans Christian Andersen
هانز كريستيان أندرسن (Arabic)
アンデルセン物語 (Japanese)
アンデルセン物語 マッチ売りの少女 (Japanese)
Themes: fairy tales
Objectionable content: None
Plot Summary: While the young and poor kid (H. Anderson) was trying to buy tickets for the opera, he discovered his talent for telling stories and singing. Helping unfortunate kids with his stories. Taking them to a daydream like world. It focuses on two stories The Red Shoes, and The Little Match Girl.
Running time: 80 minutes
1983 (Arabic)
Premiere date:
1968-03-19 (Japan)
1968-12-22 (Italy)
1971-03-01 (USA)
1975-12-20 (Japan, Toei Manga Matsuri, edited)
Insert song:
"Kimi wa Subarashii Tsubasa wo Motte Iru" (君はすばらしいつばさを持っている) by Tadao Takashima, Toshiko Fujita, Chiharu Kuri
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DVD (Region 0)
    Cartoon Craze Presents: The World of Hans Christian Anderson (Dub.DVD) 2004-04-04 (from $10.98)

Japanese staff
Japanese cast
Director: Kimio Yabuki
Original story: Hans Christian Andersen
Art Director: Reiji Koyama
Animation Director: Akira Daikubara
Executive producer: Hiroshi Ōkawa

Assistant Director:
Katsutoshi Sasaki
Yasuo Oibe
Color Adjustment: Yōhei Taniguchi
Color design: Tadanao Tsuji
Editing: Yutaka Chikura
Production Advancement: Yoshiharu Furusawa
Recording: Hiromi Kanbara
Sound Effects: Yoshirō Matsushita
Special Effects: Tokie Hayashi
Xerograph: Minoru Kato
Toshiko Fujita as Hans

Eiko Masuyama as Karen
Kazuko Sugiyama as Elisa
Tadao Takashima as Ole Lukøje

Arihiro Fujimura as Kantokukan [Inspector]
Chiharu Kuri as Keke
Ichirō Nagai as Henrik
Katsue Miwa as Mimi
Kousei Tomita as Hans' Father
Michiko Hirai as Hans' Mother
Miyuki Kojima as Little Mouse
Ryōichi Tamagawa as Chouchou [Mayor]
Shinsuke Minami as Bull
Yasushi Suzuki as Goro

Japanese companies
Production: Toei Animation
English staff
English cast
Executive producer:
Bill Yellin
Herbert Gelbspan (as Herb Gelbspan)
Singer: Linda November (lullaby vocal)
Hetty Galen as Hans Christian Andersen

Chuck McCann as Uncle Oley
Corinne Orr as Elisa
Jim MacGeorge as Kaspar Kat

Earl Hammond as
Theatre Manager
Lionel G. Wilson as
Ruth Bailew as Elisa's Grandmother
Sidney Filson as Karen
English companies
Digiview Entertainment (2004 dvd)
Reel Media International (2004, USA, video)
United Artists (USA)
Post Production: Titan Productions
Spanish staff
Spanish companies
Broadcaster: Canal 6 Cubavision (Cuba)
Spanish cast
Italian staff
Italian cast
Italian companies
Arabic staff
Arabic cast
Assistant Director:
Fadel Ahmad
Khadija Mankhi
Dialogue Director: D.Awni Krumi
Engineering Supervision: Muhammad Hasan
Production manager: Khalid Eid
Song Director: Aziz Al-Bayaa
Supervision: D.Faiq Al-Hakim
Text Revision: Soad Al-Moneim
Theme Song Composed & Arranged: Hussein Qadduri
Theme Song Lyrics: Dr. Abd Al-Amir Al-Ward
Transportation Supervision: Alaa Al-Mousawi
Video Montage: Farouk Al-Qaisi
Arabic companies

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