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The secret of the nutcracker.

Sutherland, James. (Producer). Vercruysse, Shirley. (Producer). Murrell, John. (Screenwriter). Till, Eric. (Director). Jorde, Janelle. (Actor). Joy, Helene. (Actor). Carey, Tom. (Actor). Meyer, Brendan. (Actor). Grantham, Ryan. (Added Author). Hoyos Duque, Ricardo. (Added Author). Cox, Brian, 1946- (Actor). Estacio, John, 1966- (Added Author). Dala, Peter. (Added Author). Grand Maître, Jean. (Choreographer). Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilich, 1840-1893 Shchelkunchik. (Added Author). Hoffmann, E. T. A. (Ernst Theodor Amadeus), 1776-1822 Nussknacker und Mausekönig. (Added Author).
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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 video file (approximately 87 min.)) : sound, color
  • Publisher: [United States] : MarVista Entertainment : 2015.

Content descriptions

Restrictions on Access Note:
Digital content provided by hoopla.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Directed by Eric Till.
Participant or Performer Note:
Featuring the Alberta Ballet.
Summary, etc.:
This innovative version of the world famous Christmas story tells of 12-year-old Clara's magical journey to find her father in a World War II Prisoner of War camp on Christmas Eve. She and her family wait impatiently for some word on him, which eventually comes from an unexpected source-the mysterious and magical stranger Drosselmeyer, who befriends Clara and encourages her to believe that miracles can happen.
Target Audience Note:
Not rated.
System Details Note:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Children of military personnel > Drama.
Fathers and daughters > Drama.
Christmas plays.
Magic > Drama.
Friendship > Drama.

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