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Happy Family

English title: Happy Family
Original title: Happy Family
German title: Happy Family
Great Britain, Germany, 2017

Director: Tappe, Holger
Production company: Ambient Entertainment GmbH & Co. KG, United Entertainment
Co-producers: Mack Media; Agir; Timeless Film
Age recommendation: 6 years and up
Length: 96 min.
Film genre: Animation

Despite the title, the family featured in "Happy Family" is not happy at all. Mum Emma´s small bookstore is deep in the red, Dad Frank is completely overworked, Fay, the pubescent daughter, is failing her exams and Max, the son, is a hyper-intelligent boy, who therefore is bullied at school. To make matters worse, following a fancy dress party the entire Wishbone family is bewitched by Baba Yaga, a witch – now they have become a Vampire-Lady, a Frankenstein-like Monster, a Mummy and a Werewolf. Together, the bewitched monster-family is hunting the witch over half the globe to force her to reverse the enchantment. On this trip they meet a bunch of real monsters, including Dracula himself, who tries to seduce Emma with his irresistible charm. Well, nobody said, finding happiness as a family was easy ...

Marketing strategies:
Based on the novel by David Safier.

Juniorfest Plzen 2017

World sales address/es:
Ambient (D)

Sold to:
Warner Brothers (DE)