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3.6
13 Ratings

The Little Match Girl

Directed by Arthur Davis, Sid Marcus
United States, 1937
Animation, Short

Synopsis

A small girl makes her living selling matches on the streets of New York. It’s winter, and the hustling crowds at best ignore her. She takes shelter and, to try to stave off the cold a bit, lights a match. It gets blown out; this happens again, then on the third try, she falls into a dream.

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The Little Match Girl Directed by Arthur Davis, Sid Marcus

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

1938 | Nominee: Best Short Subject, Cartoons

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