Harry & Snowman

Published 2016
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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.

Special director's edition.
1 videodisc (82 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
digital optical
video file DVD video
Target Audience Note:
CHVR: Not rated.
Other Title:
Harry and Snowman
Title from disc label; credits from screen.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 2015.
Special features: interview with Olympian George Morris; Interview with legendary horseman Rodney Jenkins; Interview with Harry deLeyer; The story of Olympic jumper Sinjon; Interview with director Ron Davis and Harriet deLeyer; Trailer.
Edited by Nancy Kennedy ; director of photography, Clay Westervelt ; music by Joel Goodman, Elik Álvarez.
Harry DeLeyer, Harriet DeLeyer, Andre DeLeyer.
DVD; 5.1 surround, 2.0 stereo.
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