Feature Film The Secret of the Nutcracker

Feature Film The Secret of the Nutcracker

This delightful Christmas tale tells the story of 12-year-old Clara’s mystical journey on Christmas Eve to find her father who is fighting as a pilot in World War II. She receives unexpected help from the mysterious Drosselmeyer who befriends Clara and encourages her to believe that she can create magic. The Secret of The Nutcracker is directed by Eric Till and features the music of Piotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky and John Estacio, performed by the Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra.

  • 2007
  • 01:27:08
  • 9-12
  • Added on: 06/14/2013
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Subjects
Christmas films [LCSH] Christmas stories [LCSH] Children of military personnel [LCSH] Fathers and daughters [LCSH] Magic [LCSH] Ballet [LCSH] Arts -- Study and teaching [LCSH] Dance [LCSH] Drama [LCSH]
Team
Eric Till (Director), John Murrell (Writer), Joe Novak (Producer), Jim Sutherland (Producer), Shirley Vercruysse (Producer)
Closed captioning
Not available
MARC Record
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