Animation: The Snow Queen (1957)

The Snow Queen (1957) is a 1957 Soviet Animated Adaptation of The Snow Queen, produced by Soyuzmultfilm. The film is now in the public domain.[1]

Gerda's grandmother tells her and Kai the legend of the Snow Queen. When the children make fun of her, she tells the splinters of her shattered mirror to go into the eyes and hearts of those who have offended her. Kai (Tommy Kirk) grows cold and distant from Gerda, and the Queen takes him away... and Gerda (Sandra Dee) goes out to rescue him.

Not to be confused with The Snow Queen (1977), The Snow Queen (1995), The Snow Queen (2005) anime, or The Snow Queen (2012).