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Tales of the Night

Original title: Contes de la Nuit, Les
German title: Tales of the Night *
France, 2011

Director: Ocelot, Michel
Production company: Nord-Ouest Films
Co-producers: Studio Canal, Studio O.
Age recommendation: 8 years and up

Synopsis:
3-d-animation. – Every night a girl, a boy and an older technician meet in a little cinema that seems abandoned, but in fact is full of wonders. The three friends research, draw, invent, dress up and act out the stories that take their fancy in a magical night, where anything is possible: sorcerers and fairies, powerful kings and stable boys. werewolves and merciless ladies, cathedrals and straw huts, cities of gold and deep forests, the waves of harmony of choirsimmense and the spells of a single tom-tom, malica that ravages and innocence that triumphs.

Festivals:
Berlin International Competition 2010, ITFS Stuttgart 2011, London IFF 2011, Chicago 2011 (awarded), Castellinaria Bellinzona 2011 (awarded), Golden Elephant Hyderabad 2011 (awarded), Du Grain à Dèmoudre Gonfreville L'Orcher 2011, gkids New York 2012, Leeds YPFF 2012 (awarded), GYFF Glasgow 2012, FIFEM Montreal 2012, Cinemagic Belfast 2012, Sottodiciotto Torino 2012, Florianópolis Brazil 2013

World sales address/es:
Studiocanal ( F)

Sold to:
Studiocanal ( F)
gkids (USA)
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