Dutch immigrant, Harry deLeyer, journeyed to the United States after World War II and developed a transformative relationship with a broken down Amish plow horse he rescued off a slaughter truck bound for the glue factory. Harry paid eighty dollars for the horse and named him Snowman. In less than two years, Harry & Snowman went on to win the triple crown of show jumping, beating the nations blue bloods and they became famous and traveled around the world together. Their chance meeting at a Pennsylvania horse auction saved them both and crafted a friendship that lasted a lifetime. Eighty-six year old Harry tells their Cinderella love story firsthand, as he continues to train on today's show jumping circuit.
Horse sports -- United States.
Horses -- United States.
Show horses -- United States -- Biography.
Show jumpers (Horses) -- United States -- Biography.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Davis, Ron (Documentary filmmaker), director, producer, screenwriter.
Docutainment Films, production company.
FilmRise (Firm), publisher.
Fisher Klingenstein Ventures., production company.
Graceful Light Entertainment (Firm), production company.
Imaginaut Entertainment, production company.
Talcott, Nancy Knox, 1960- producer.
Westervelt, Clay, 1973- producer, director of photography.