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Top Dogs (Snip and Snap)

One of the prizewinning episodes of 26 adventure stories made for small children and animated by the Danish paper sculptor Thok. Here the hero Snap enters a dog show beset by the machinations of his enemy Snarl but saved by their creator Snip, the scissors.

This clip is a compilation of more than one scene.

Year: 1960
Length: 6 mins
Production: John Halas
Direction: John Halas, Thok
Script: John Halas, Elizabeth Beresford, Roger Manvell
Design: Thok
Animation: Thok, Vic Hodges, Johnny Morris
Music: Matyas Seiber, Jack King


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