Walt Disney Animation Studios (WDAS) are offering “Frozen” fans a fabulous festive treat with the release of mini movie “Olaf’s Frozen Adventure”. The brand new instalment in the “Frozen” franchise will be screened in cinemas across the UK in front of the original movie on Saturday 25th and Sunday 26th of November 2017, with tickets going on sale today [1st November].
Featuring four new original songs, the 21-minute mini movie welcomes the original cast and characters back to the big screen, including Olaf (voice of Josh Gad), who is on a mission to harness the best festive traditions for Anna (voice of Kristen Bell), Elsa (voice of Idina Menzel) and Kristoff (voice of Jonathan Groff). Directed by Emmy®-winning filmmakers Kevin Deters and Stevie Wermers-Skelton (“Prep & Landing”), produced by Oscar® winner Roy Conli (“Big Hero 6”), with original songs by Elyssa Samsel and Kate Anderson (“Between the Lines”), “Olaf’s Frozen Adventure” will be in cinemas for one weekend only on 25th and 26th November 2017. Participating cinemas include Cineworld, Odeon, Vue, Showcase, Everyman, Picturehouse, Curzon, and Empire with tickets on sale from Wednesday 1st November 2017.
“Olaf’s Frozen Adventure” celebrates characters who won over audiences worldwide when “Frozen” first hit the big screen in 2013. Earning more than $1.27 billion globally, the film won two Academy Awards® (best animated film and best original song with “Let It Go”) and a Golden Globe® (best animated feature film). Slated for November 2019, Walt Disney Animation Studios’ untitled feature-length follow-up to the hit film reunites filmmakers Jennifer Lee, Chris Buck and Peter Del Vecho with the Grammy®- and Oscar®-winning songwriting duo Kristen Anderson-Lopez and Robert Lopez.
ABOUT WDAS’ “OLAF’S FROZEN ADVENTURE”
Olaf (voice of Josh Gad) teams up with Sven on a merry mission in Walt Disney Animation Studios’ 21-minute mini movie “Olaf’s Frozen Adventure.” It’s the first festive season since the gates reopened and Anna (voice of Kristen Bell) and Elsa (voice of Idina Menzel) host a celebration for all of Arendelle. When the townspeople unexpectedly leave early to enjoy their individual festive customs, the sisters realize they have no family traditions of their own. So, Olaf sets out to comb the kingdom to bring home the best traditions and save this first Christmas for his friends. Directed by Emmy®-winning filmmakers Kevin Deters and Stevie Wermers-Skelton (“Prep & Landing”), produced by Oscar® winner Roy Conli (“Big Hero 6”), and featuring a screenplay by Jac Schaeffer and four original songs by Elyssa Samsel and Kate Anderson, “Olaf’s Frozen Adventure” will be screened in front of Frozen in cinemas nationwide on Saturday 25th and Sunday 26th of November 2017.
Olaf’s Frozen Adventure will be screened alongside Frozen at cinemas nationwide on 25th & 26th November 2017 – tickets on sale from 1st November