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Mouse with the Mouth, The

English title: Mouse with the Mouth, The
Original title: Le Mulot menteur
Belgium, France, Hungary, Norway, 2008, 20 min.

Director: Andrea Kiss
Production company:
Ambiances… asbl – Thierry Zamparutti (Belgium), Les Médias associés – Studio Elsanime – Sébastien Vincent (France), Kecskemétfilm Ltd. - Ferenc Mikulás (Hungary)
Co-producers: Révélations Hongroises (France), Tout est possible asbl (Belgium)
Age recommendation: 6 years and up
Film genre: Animation

Deep in the woods at dusk, the animals gather in the wild boar’s pub to listen to the stories of the Mouse. The Mouse, at first glance a small and insignificant character, is indeed the most famous animal in the woods. A storyteller borrowing from myth and reality, he reveals to each animal that crosses his way hidden aspects of their personality.
That night, the way back home through the darkness of the woods will take much longer than expected…

Rencontres internationales du Cinéma d’animation de Wissembourg (RICA), France 2010 (awarde)
Festival Internacional de Animación - Chile (FIDA), Valparaiso, Santiago del Chile, 2010 (Special mention)
Seoul International Cartoon & Animation Festival (SICAF) 2010 (Special Distinction)
Animation Film Festival of Dervio, Italy 2010 (awarded)
Ciné-Junior International Film Festival for young people, Val-de-Marne 2010 (Audience award)
Minorities Television Festival of Lakitelek, Hungary 2009 (Audience award and Special Distinction)
China International Animation and Digital Arts Festival (CICDAF 2009), Changzhou 2009 (Special distinction)
International Animation Film Festival Tindirindis, Vilnius 2009 (Special distinction)
Lucas International Children’s Film Festival 2009 (awarded)
Sancy film festival for young people - Plein la Bobine, La Bourboule 2009 (Special mention)
Mediterranean Festival of New Filmmakers, Larissa 2009 (Special mention)
Tricky Women Film Festival, Vienna, 2009 (Special mention)


Study guide: French

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