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The Little Match Girl

The Little Match Girl

The Little Match Girl (1937) - A Color Rhapsody Theatrical Cartoon Series The Little Match Girl

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  • A Color Rhapsody Theatrical Cartoon Series
  • Traditional Animation
  • Columbia Pictures Corporation
  • Distributed by: Columbia Pictures Corporation
  • Cartoon Characters: Orphan Girl.
  • Directed By Art Davis.
  • Produced By Charles Mintz.
  • Animated By Art Davis.
  • Written By Cal Howard, Sid Marcus.
  • Awards: Academy Award Nominee, Best Short Subject (Cartoon), 1938.
  • Music: Joe De Nat.
  • Originally Released on November 05, 1937.
  • Originally Released Theatrically.
  • Running Time: 8:42 minutes.
  • Technicolor (Three-Strip)
  • U.S.A.  U.S.A.

Cartoon Summary:

A retelling of a Hans Christian Andersen story set on New Year's Eve. A little orphan girl selling matches is harassed and taunted by rowdy revelers, her matches...  (more)


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Rarely Seen Gem!

Comments By: Del_Walker
Possibly the finest color cartoon Columbia ever produced! Beautiful design, an incredible music score, and a story that melts the heart. Leonard Maltin praises it in his tome "Of Mice and Magic", but it has to be seen to be fully appreciated....  (read more)

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The Little Match Girl

Comments By: artgarfer
The most beautiful background music .. Please can somebody telll me is it Brahams? Melody name please..

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