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Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs

Overview page. Subjects: Music Theatre — Children's Literature Studies.

Titled “Schneewittchen” in German, this fairy tale was first introduced into the literary tradition through Jacob and Wilhelm Grimms' collection called Kinder- und Hausmärchen (Children and...

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Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs

James Bohn.

in Music in Disney's Animated Features

May 2017; p ublished online May 2019 .

Chapter. Subjects: Popular Music. 10127 words.

The success of the Studios’ first animated feature, Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, is built as much on its use of music as it is on any other film element. The movie is essentially an...

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Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs

Overview page. Subjects: Music Theatre — Children's Literature Studies.

Titled “Schneewittchen” in German, this fairy tale was first introduced into the literary tradition through Jacob and Wilhelm Grimms' collection called Kinder- und Hausmärchen (Children and...

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Snow White And The Seven Dwarfs

Edited by Colin Larkin.

in Encyclopedia of Popular Music

January 2006; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 12 words.

(see Disney, Walt)See also Disney, Walt.

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Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs

Daniel Hahn.

in The Oxford Companion to Children’s Literature

January 2015; p ublished online July 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Children's Literature Studies. 381 words.

A *fairy story collected by the brothers *Grimm.

The Grimms’ story tells how Snow White, the daughter of a king, is envied by her beautiful but cruel stepmother, whose magic mirror...

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‘Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs’

in The Oxford Companion to Fairy Tales

January 2002; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Mythology and Folklore. 1179 words.

deals with an ‘innocent persecuted heroine’. Early written versions appeared in Giambattista Basile's The *Pentamerone (1634–6),

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‘Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs’

in The Oxford Companion to Fairy Tales

January 2015; p ublished online November 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Mythology and Folklore. 1204 words.

This tale deals with an ‘innocent persecuted heroine’. Early written versions appeared in Giambattista *Basile’s The *Pentamerone...

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Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs

Thomas Hischak.

in The Oxford Companion to the American Musical

January 2008; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Performing Arts. 900 words.

(Disney/RKO 1937). A landmark film that was a series of firsts: the first feature-length animated movie, the first cartoon

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Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs

Megan Lynn Isaac.

in The Oxford Encyclopedia of Children's Literature

January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Children's Literature Studies. 351 words.

Titled “Schneewittchen” in German, this fairy tale was first introduced into the literary tradition through Jacob and Wilhelm Grimms' collection

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Seven Dwarfs

Edited by John Ayto and Ian Crofton.

in Brewer's Dictionary of Modern Phrase & Fable

January 2009; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of English. 39 words.

The dwarfs who try to protect Snow White in the Walt Disney film Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs (

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fairest of them all ([Fairy tales])

Andrew Delahunty and Sheila Dignen.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Reference and Allusion

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 83 words.

A quotation from the traditional tale Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs. In the story, *Snow White's stepmother is proud and vain and regularly demands of her magic mirror:...

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Larry Morey (1905–71)

Edited by Elizabeth Knowles.

in Oxford Dictionary of Modern Quotations

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 57 words.

Heigh-ho, heigh-ho,It's off to work we go.

‘Heigh-Ho’ (1937 song), from the film Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs

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Ball Of Fire

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

Hollywood has never been averse to squeezing the last drop of loot out of a good idea. This 1941 film broadly re-jigged Snow White And The Seven Dwarfs (1937) and ...

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Snow White ([Fairy tales])

Andrew Delahunty and Sheila Dignen.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Reference and Allusion

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 171 words.

The heroine of the traditional tale ‘Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs’, who is ‘as white as snow, as red as blood and had hair as black as ebony’. Her stepmother is proud and vain, and...

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Cineon format

Overview page. Subjects: Computing.

An image file format for storing 35 mm motion-picture images at a resolution of 4096 by 3112 with 10 bits for each color per pixel. The Walt Disney film “Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs”...

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Cineon format

Edited by Andrew Butterfield, Gerard Ekembe Ngondi and Anne Kerr.

in A Dictionary of Computer Science

January 2016; p ublished online January 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Computing. 47 words.

An image file format for storing 35 mm motion-picture images at a resolution of 4096 by 3112 with 10 bits for each colour per pixel. The Walt Disney film ‘Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs’...

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Looking in on LifeDisney’s Real Spaces

J. P. Telotte.

in Animating Space

April 2010; p ublished online September 2011 .

Chapter. Subjects: Film. 8811 words.

This chapter discusses and examines Disney's later exploitation of various reality effects, as it drew together two spatial technologies. The first was the multiplane camera, which would...

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Music in Disney's Animated Features

James Bohn.

May 2017; p ublished online May 2019 .

Book. Subjects: Popular Music. 318 pages.

Music in Disney’s Animated Features: Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs to The Jungle Book investigates how music functions in Disney Animated films. The book identifies several...

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Churchill, Frank

Ross Care.

in Oxford Music Online

November 2013; p ublished online May 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Contemporary Music. 712 words.

(b Rumford, ME, Oct 20, 1901; d Castaic, CA, May 14, 1942). American composer, songwriter, and pianist. He studied for a time at UCLA, but dropped out to pursue a musical career. He was not...

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seven

Overview page.

The number seven is often used symbolically, denoting completion or perfection, especially in echoes of biblical phraseology.

Seven against Thebes in Greek legend, the name given...

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