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Dummy the Mummy and the Sfinx of Shakaba

Original title: Dummie de Mummie en de Sfinx van Shakaba
German title: Dummie the Mummy and the Sfinx of Shakaba
Netherlands, 2015

Director: Hoeve, Pim van
Production company: PVPictures, Nickelodeon
Age recommendation: 6 years and up
Length: 80 min.
Film genre: Feature film

Synopsis:
When Dummie realizes he will never grow up and become a pharaoh, he decides to become at least as famous as his pharaoh father. Brimming with confidence, he takes part in a special contest. His best friend Gus and his dad are keen to help. Together they come up with another plan when they hear of an ancient statuette, Sphinx of Shakaba. Maybe the powerful statuette can help Dummie? Will Gus be able to find the Sphinx, which has been lost at sea for over 50 years and help his best friend? The second film adaptation of the wildly popular series of children’s books.

Marketing strategies:
Based on a famous book series written by Tosca Menten.

Festivals:
Europees Jeugdfilmfestival Vlaanderen Antwerp & Brugge 2016, Cinekid Amsterdam 2016 (awarded)

World sales address/es:
Dutch Features (NL)

Sold to:
Pathé (NL)
Dutch Film Works (NL)