SYNOPSIS | REVIEW | PRODUCTION NOTES | TRIVIA | PRESS | QUOTES | KIM NEWMAN ARCHIVE | MEDIA

A Dickensian Fantasy (1934)

Country of Origin: UK
Year of Production: 1934
Running Times: 10 mins
Length:
Format:
Colour Format: black and white
Ratio:
Sound: mono

CREDITS

PRODUCTION
Production Company: Mackane
Producer: David Mackane

SCRIPT
Adaptation: Aveling Ginever

DIRECTION
Director: Aveling Ginever

PHOTOGRAPHY
Photography: Geoffrey Faithful

CAST
Lawrence Hanray

PLOT SUMMARY

A man falls asleep and dreams of Charles Dickens' Sam Weller (from The Posthumous Papers of the Pickwick Club) and Scrooge (from A Christmas Carol).

AVAILABILITY

UK
Theatrical Distributors: Gee Films (1934)

LINKS

SEE ALSO
A Christmas Carol (adaptations)

REFERENCES

MAGAZINES

Monthly Film Bulletin March 1936 p.37 (UK)
credits, review

BOOKS

A Christmas Carol and Its Adaptations: A Critical Examination of Dickens's Story and Its Productions on Screen and Television by Fred Guida (Jefferson, NC: McFarland & Company, Inc (2000)) p.174
credits

KEYWORDS

book into film, christmas, dreams, ghosts, misers

 


Last Updated: 1 January, 2009

 


All text on this page © 2000 - 2009  EOFFTV