THE SNOW QUEEN 3: FIRE AND ICE FULL MOVIE
The rare gift of getting into all kinds of trouble is their family trait. What else can you expect from the ones raised among trolls in snowy lands? But now Kai and Gerda have grown up and entered a new stage – this time they are going to cause a global disaster…
THE SNOW QUEEN 3: FIRE AND ICE RELEASE DATE
In Theaters December 22, 2016
THE SNOW QUEEN 3: FIRE AND ICE CREDITS
Written By: Aleksey Tsitsilin
Directed By: Andrey Korenkov, Robert Lence
Run time: 1h 20m
The Snow Queen was first presented for international buyers at the AFM (American Film Market) in November 2011. Olga Sinelshchikova, Business Development Director, explained, “At the AFM, we received very positive feedback from buyers from over 20 territories, including USA, Canada, Germany, Italy, South Korea and China, among others. Due to this fact, we decided to produce a version for international distribution, so this past January we successfully completed the English dubbing with Los Angeles-based production company Verité Films. The dubbing was recorded at Salami Studios with established, veteran animation actors – Cindy Robinson, Doug Erholtz, Kirk Thornton and Wendy Lee – who have more than 200 animated projects in their portfolio. The Snow Queen is now more than ever an international project. We are convinced that this kind of story as well as the stereoscopic 3D technologies have high commercial potential and will attract an extensive audience not only in Russia but worldwide. So we expect to close first deals for this project at the EFM.”
Its next presentation was again at the AFM. The AFM screening, which took place on 1 November at 9 am at the AMC Theater on the Third Street Promenade in Santa Monica, California, was the first time that buyers got a chance to see the complete film.
Just before the New Year, The Snow Queen has been released for the world distribution. The film was produced at Voronezh animation studio, but at a Hollywood scale. In 3D for $7 million with 1,000 special effects. “We have been working at it for three years. The story is classic, although there are new heroes,” Dmitry Kchrustaliov reports in a new way about the old tale.
The Snow Queen returned to the EFM for a 2013 presentation at the Berlin International Film Festival. At EFM, it received massive appraisals from Brazil, South Korea, Israel, Indonesia, and the Middle East for distribution. Rights to Wizart have gone to CCS Media for South Korea, MT Entertainment for Indonesia, PlayArte for Brazil, Film House for Israel, Shooting Stars for the Middle East, Big Sales for Baltic States and Aurora Distribution for the Ukraine.
On 15 April 2013, The Snow Queen on Facebook has confirmed that it will be presented at the Marché du Film in Cannes from 15–26 May 2013. On 25 April 2013, Cartoon Brew has announced that it will be presented at the 2013 Annecy International Animated Film Festival in June 2013. On 22 May 2013 at the Cannes Film Festival, it is confirmed that Vertical Entertainment will provide the U.S. distribution for The Snow Queen. Plus, it received more international distribution from Germany, Bulgaria, Hungary, and Serbia. It competed at the IX International Animated Films Festival in Varna, Bulgaria. It was presented at their next festival in Denmark called the Buster Copenhagen International Film Festival for Children & Youth, from 5–15 September 2013. It will present at the Asia Pacific Film Festival in late November 2013. On 18 September 2013, it was announced that it will present their next festival at the Gijón International Film Festival in Spain.
In Latvia, it was released on 27 December 2012. In Estonia, it was released on 4 January 2013. In Korea, it was released on 7 February 2013. In Kuwait, it was released on 14 February 2013. In Brazil and Lithuania, it was released on 22 February 2013. In Israel, it was released on 7 March 2013. In Indonesia, it was released on 13 March 2013. In United Arab Emirates, it was released on 28 March 2013 under Warner Bros. In Turkey, it was released on 5 April 2013 under UIP. In Lebanon, it was released on 2 May 2013 under Joe Chacra. In the Netherlands, it will be released on 9 October 2013. In France, it was released this fall of 2013 under Universal Studios. In Poland, it will be released on 26 December 2013. On 15 September 2013, it was confirmed that The Snow Queen will be released in U.S. theaters stateside on 11 October 2013.