The Seven Ravens (1937)

Movie


The Seven Ravens (1937)
Die sieben Raben (original title)

A young girl's seven brothers have been turned into ravens, so she sets out to save them.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            
Germany
IMDb  7.0 /10
Creators
Director Ferdinand Diehl
Director Hermann Diehl
Writer Paul Diehl
Writer Jacob Grimm
Writer Wilhelm Grimm
Information
Release Date1937-12-02
Runtime53mins
GenreAnimation, Fantasy
Content Rating
Awards
CompanyDiehl Brothers
CountryGermany
LanguageGerman

The Seven Ravens (1937 film)

The Seven Ravens (German: Die sieben Raben) is a German stop motion-animated fairy tale film directed by the Diehl brothers. It was released in Germany on 2 December 1937. The film is notable for being an animated feature film based on a Grimms' fairy tales story which premiered only a few weeks before Walt Disney's Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs. In that respect it is often cited as one of the first animated feature films.


Plot

The plot is based on the fairy tale of the same name which was written by the Brothers Grimm.