TAKES CLASSIC FAIRY TALES AND MIXES THEM TOGETHER WITH A MISCHIEVOUS TWIST
Available on DVD from Public Media Distribution, LLC August 15
Arlington, Va. – May 20, 2017 – Public Media Distribution, LLC announced today it is releasing “REVOLTING RHYMES” on DVD.
Produced by award-wining company Magic Light Pictures the animations are based on the extraordinary book written by Roald Dahl and illustrated by Quentin Blake.
Will Little Red Riding Hood become a meal for an unwelcome guest? Can Snow White escape the wrath of her evil stepmother? Will the wolf be able to blow the pig’s house down? How can Jack get past the Giant and find the golden treasure? Who will Cinderella marry? Narrator Wolf has all the answers, as well as a tale of his own to tell.
“REVOLTING RHYMES” will be available on DVD August 15, 2017. The DVD run time is approximately 60 minutes and its SRP is $14.99. The program is also available for digital download.
The stories included on this DVD are listed below.
Part One – Snow White, Red Riding Hood and Three Little Pigs
Snow White and Red Riding Hood become lifelong friends as Snow White takes on the might of the wicked Queen, whilst Red is called home to deal with a pair of hungry wolves – one who’s eaten her grandma and then dressed in her clothes, while the other can’t help himself from eating some unsuspecting pigs.
Part Two – Cinderella and Jack and the Beanstalk
Jack grows up with his heart set on next-door neighbor Cindy. She has her eye turned by the eligible Prince at the ball, and Jack gets distracted by a giant beanstalk at the bottom of his garden. Will they find true love?
About Magic Light Pictures
Magic Light Pictures makes imaginative entertainment for audiences, families and children worldwide.
The company creates high quality films and products and has built the wonderful Gruffalo brand over many years. Its filmmaking includes feature films such as Oscar-nominated animation Chico & Rita, comedy thriller Wild Target and natural history documentary One Life.
The company directly manages product, licensing, global distribution and marketing. Magic Light has sold its Oscar and BAFTA-nominated half-hour animated films, The Gruffalo and The Gruffalo’s Child, to over 80 broadcasters worldwide. It runs an international merchandising program with over 40 licensees and 250 products. In 2012, the company launched Room on the Broom – based on the best-selling book by Donaldson and Scheffler – with a BAFTA and International Emmy-winning half hour animation and a growing range of merchandise.
About Public Media Distribution, LLC
Public Media Distribution, LLC, is a leading media distributor both domestically and internationally. We offer high-quality, distinctive programs to our customers, including documentaries (The Sixties), dramas (Fortitude), and popular children’s programming under the SkipRope brand (Kate & Mim-Mim) in multiple formats including DVD, Blu-ray, digital download, and digital streaming.
Street Date: August 15, 2017
Run Time: Approximately 60 Minutes