is a Japanese anime
series produced by Tatsunoko Productions
and based on the European fairy tale
. Directed by Tsuneo Ninomiya and using a screenplay written by Jinzō Toriumi
, the series premiered on NHK
on April 6, 1994 and ran for 52-episodes until its conclusion on March 29, 1995.
The series uses two pieces of theme music: one opening theme, "Heart no mori e tsuretette" by Miki Sakai
with Red Dolphins
, and one ending theme, by Mebae Miyahara
The story starts with the birth of a beautiful Princess whose skin was as white as snow, hair like ebony and lips like the red color of the roses. Her parents, King and Queen of the Emerald Valley name her Snow White. The little girl grows happy and healthy, and when her fourth birthday arrives, her parents give her three delightful pets for her presents: a puppy, a cat and a dove.
Soon, Queen Isabelle falls ill and dies, after which Lady Chrystal takes her place, who turns out to be not only an evil, selfish, ambitious woman, she also indulges in the black art of sorcery
After the king's departure, she makes life hell for poor Snow White, although Prince Richard did a bit to liven up the life of the young princess. Later, when the evil Queen makes an attempt to kill Snow White due to her famed beauty, the little girl ends up in a cosy little cottage, house to seven dwarfs who eventually befriend her and conjure to protect her from all harms inflicted by her... Read More