A wonderful enchanted kingdom of spun sugar, ruled by a wooden soldier prince, spring to life in this dramatic interpretation of The Nutcracker. This is a non-ballet version of the famous story by E. T. A. Hoffmann. The film is set in present-day London and features a cast of more than 150 performers, including many drawn from the circus, mime, and street theater worlds.

Length: 40:00

Film Details

  • Year Released: 1997
  • Date Released:
    November 1997
  • Alternate Titles:
  • Status: Inactive
  • 3D: Yes
  • Run Time: 31-50
  • Formats: 15/70
  • Distributor:

    IMAX Corporation

  • Produced By:
    Sands Films
  • Executive Producer: Andrew Gellis
  • Producer: Celia Bannerman (associate producer), Lorne Orleans, Olivier Stockman
  • Director:  Christine Edzard
  • Associate Producer: 
  • Writer:  Christine Edzard, based on the story by E. T. A. Hoffmann
  • Cinematography: Noel Archambault
  • Sound Editor: 
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  • Music/Score: 
  • Editor:
  • Narrator:
  • Other Credits: Costume and Production Designer: Christine Edzard
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  • Concert/Music
  • Drama


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