Hans Christian Andersen: My Life As A Fairy Tale

  • 2002
  • 2 HR 20 MIN
  • Biography, Fantasy

The idea of using 19th-century fabulist Hans Christian Andersen's stories as a way to investigate his emotionally turbulent life is provocative, but screenwriter Kit Hesketh Harvey and director Philip Saville fail to exploit its potential. Young Hans (Kieran Bew), the son of a chronically ill shoemaker and a slatternly laundress (Geraldine James) who works...read more

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Director (1 Credit)
Writer (1 Credit)
Kit Hesketh Harvey
Source (1 Credit)
Hans Christian Andersen
Producer (2 Credits)
Exec. Producer (2 Credits)
David Picker
Robert Halmi
Cinematographer (1 Credit)
Editor (1 Credit)
Alex Mackie
Musical Composer (1 Credit)
Production Designer (1 Credit)
Michael Pickwoad
Art Director (2 Credits)
Adam O'Neill
Matthias Klemme
Set Decorator (1 Credit)
Knut Loewe
Costumes (1 Credit)
Ann Hollowood
Casting (1 Credit)
Gail Stevens
Special Effects (2 Credits)
Karl-Heinz Bochnig
Sound (1 Credit)
Dean Humphries
Make Up (1 Credit)
Trefor Proud
Stunts (1 Credit)
Armin Sauer
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