The Abominable Snow Rabbit (1961)

35mm film, Technicolor, 1.37:1
mono, English

A short animated comedy fantasy film directed by Chuck Jones and Maurice Noble.

Plot Summary

and take a wrong turn while on holiday and find themselves in Himalayas where they meet Abominable Snow Man who is looking for a pet. Maybe Bugs or Daffy will fit the bill…


* = uncredited

Directed by: Chuck Jones
Co-director: Maurice Noble
Warner Bros.
Produced by: David H. DePatie *
Story: Tedd Pierce
Animators: Bob Bransford, Ken Harris, Tom Ray, Richard Thompson
Background Artist: Philip DeGuard
Editor: Treg Brown
Music by: Milt Franklyn

Mel Blanc [Bugs Bunny/Daffy Duck/Hugo the Abominable Snowman]

Alternative Titles

El abominable conejo de las nieves – Spanish title
Der Schneehase – West German title
Ужасный снежный кролик – Russian title


The Palgrave Encyclopedia of American Horror Film Shorts 1915-1976 by Gary D. Rhodes and David J. Hogan p.617-618
Horror and Science Fiction Films IV by Donald C. Willis p.1 – credits, review
by Walt Lee p.2 – credits