Created with Raymond Briggs’ blessing, The Snowman and The Snowdog is the animated sequel to The Snowman which premiered on Channel 4 in 2012 on Christmas Eve. The sequel tells the story of Billy who moves into the house which features in the original story of The Snowman. Billy discovers a snowman-making kit under the floorboard of his bedroom and a brand new story begins! With a soundtrack by Andy Burrows and Ilan Eskeri, The Snowman and The Snowdog is a lively and joyful adventure which includes a flight scene over iconic London landmarks and an exciting downhill race at the North Pole.
Based on the critically acclaimed animated sequel, a book of the film was published by Puffin in 2015, bringing words to the story for the first time. The enchanting book reunited readers with the Snowman and introduced them to an adorable new puppy-friend, The Snowdog. Beautiful images from the film bring the magical Christmas story to life – you can view the gallery for some images from the book.
The Snowman™ and The Snowdog
The Snowman flies again in this follow-up to the much-loved Christmas classic.
Billy and his mum have moved into a new house, but Billy isn’t very full of Christmas cheer, as his beloved old dog has passed away.
So when the snow falls and Billy starts to build a Snowman, he knows exactly what to do – he builds a Snowdog too! Later that night, something magical happens, taking Billy on the most wonderful Christmas adventure.