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Bears' Famous Invasion of Sicily, The

English title: Bears' Famous Invasion of Sicily, The
Original title: Fameuse Invasion des ours en Sicile, La
German title: Bears' Famous Invasion of Sicily, The *
France, Italy, 2019

Director: Mattotti, Lorenzo
Production company: Prima Linea Productions
Co-producers: Indigo Film, Pathé Pictures, France 3 Cinéma, Rai Cinema
Length: 81 min.
Film genre: Animation

It all starts with Tonio, the Bear King's son, who is kidnapped by hunters in the Sicilian mountains. When the harsh winter threatens his people with famine, King Léonce decides to invade the land where the men live. With the help of his army, and a wizard, he succeeds and finally finds Tonio. But he soon discovers that bears are not meant to live in the land of men.

Annecy IFF 2019, Fantoche IFF Baden 2019

World sales address/es:
Pathé Int. & UK

Sold to:
BIM Distr. (IT)
CinéArt (BE)
Pathé France
New Horizons (PL)
Triart (SE)