The Daydreamer (1966)

101 min - Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Music - 1 June 1966

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In this hybrid of live-action and stop-motion animation, a young Hans Christian Andersen goes in search of knowledge in the Garden of Paradise in order to make his studies easier. Each time he falls asleep, he experiences in his dreams the different characters he would later write about in fairy tales including The Little Mermaid, Thumbelina and The Emperor's New Clothes.

Director:  Jules Bass

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Storyline

In this hybrid of live-action and stop-motion animation, a young Hans Christian Andersen goes in search of knowledge in the Garden of Paradise in order to make his studies easier. Each time he falls asleep, he experiences in his dreams the different characters he would later write about in fairy tales including The Little Mermaid, Thumbelina and The Emperor's New Clothes.


Tagline: Before the Little Mermaid, there was...

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Language:  English
Release Date:  1 June 1966

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Company Credits

Production Companies:  Rankin/Bass Productions

Technical Specs

Runtime:  1 h 41 min

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