The Room on the Broom film is out now on DVD and available to download in standard and high definition (HD) format.
Room on the Broom is about a kind witch who invites some unexpected animals to join her on her broom, much to the frustration of her cat. Just as she is about to be eaten by a fearsome dragon, the witch is saved by the gang of animals, all working together. The cat learns the importance of friends & family, and the witch rewards her new friends with a magnificent broom for everyone!
Produced by Magic Light Pictures (the team behind award-winning animations The Gruffalo and The Gruffalo’s Child) the half hour animation of Room on the Broom is a magical film about friendship and family based on the wonderful children’s picture book written by Julia Donaldson and illustrated by Axel Scheffler.
Featuring an all-star cast of Gillian Anderson, Rob Brydon, Martin Clunes, Sally Hawkins, Simon Pegg, Timothy Spall and David Walliams, Room on the Broom is a delightful animated tale that the whole family can watch and enjoy together.
The Magnificent Broom
Get an exclusive behind the scenes look at the filming of Room on the Broom. Meet the creators of the film and learn how the story of the witch and her friends flew out of the pages of the popular book onto the screen.
Live Stage Performance
Watch a live performance of Room on the Broom by author & Children’s Laureate Julia Donaldson. As part of her 2012 nationwide tour Julia visited a library in Eastbourne, which has its own underground theatre – the perfect stage for storytelling!
Take a peek at the film’s original colour concepts. Beautiful illustrations presented with music from the film.
Narrator – Simon Pegg
Witch – Gillian Anderson
Cat – Rob Brydon
Dragon – Timothy Spall
Dog – Martin Clunes
Bird – Sally Hawkins
Frog – David Walliams
Directed by Max Lang & Jan Lachauer
Produced by Michael Rose and Martin Pope
Based on the book Room on the Broom by Julia Donaldson & Axel Scheffler
Adapted by Julia Donaldson, Max Lang
Music composed by René Aubry
Running Time (Film approx 26 minutes / Special Features approx 32 minutes)
Region 2 (Europe)