Rumpelstiltskin (1985 film)

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Rumpelstiltskin
Written by Alan Templeton (screenplay)
and Mary Crawford (screenplay)
The Brothers Grimm (original story)
Directed by Pino Van Lamsweerde (director)
Sebastian Grunstra (animation director)
Starring Charity Brown (as Miller's Daughter)
Les Lye (as Miller)
Robert Bockstael (as Rumpelstiltskin)
Al Baldwin (as the King)
Narrated by Christopher Plummer
Theme music composer Alan Templeton (songs)
John Harris (score)
and Peter Chapin (score)
Country of origin Canada
Original language(s) English
Production
Producer(s) W.H. Stevens Jr. (executive producer)
Hugh Campbell
Alison Clayton (associate producer)
Editor(s) David Vainola
Sue Robertson
Running time 25 min.
Production company(s) Atkinson Film-Arts
Animated Investments, Inc.
Telefilm Canada
CTV Television Network, Ltd.
Distributor United States:
Family Home Entertainment (VHS, 1986)
Release
Original network Syndication
Original release December 14, 1985
Chronology
Preceded by The Velveteen Rabbit (1985)
Followed by The Tin Soldier (1986)

Rumpelstiltskin is a twenty-four-minute animated feature depicting the famous Brothers Grimm story of a miller's daughter and a little man who can spin straw into gold.

Family Home Entertainment was the distributor, in association with several Canadian animation firms. The film is making its first trip to DVD on October 30, 2007 coupled with "The Tin Soldier" in a Holiday two-pack.

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Rumpelstiltskin on IMDb