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Year of Production 2018

Minuscule – Mandibles From Far Away

English title: Minuscule – Mandibles From Far Away
Original title: Minuscule - Les Mandibules du Bout du Monde
German title: Winzlinge, Die – Abenteuer in der Karibik
France, 2018

Director: Szabo, Thomas & Giraud, Hélène
Production company: Futurikon, Ifilmfilm Entertainment Co. Ltd
Co-producers: France 3 Cinéma
Age recommendation: 6 years and up
Length: 90 min.
Film genre: Animation

Synopsis:
Just as winter begins to blanket his sleepy village, a little ladybug cozies his way into a chestnut factory and finds himself accidentally trapped inside a shipment heading for the Caribbean! His parent, through some quick investigative work, figures out the little guy’s exotic destination and sets out on a heroic overseas journey to rescue his beloved offspring.
The mission gets more complicated when the father ladybug learns that his son’s new Caribbean home is on the verge of being demolished by a massive construction project. Along with some help from an old pal who comes sailing to the rescue, this crew of colourful teensy heroes develops an elaborate plan to save a precious patch of rainforest.

Marketing strategies:
3-D-animation based on a TV-series.

Festivals:
TIFF Toronto 2018

World sales address/es:
Futurikon (F)

Sold to:
Le Pacte (FR)
Praesens (CH)
Academy Two (IT)
Weltkino (DE)