The Prince’s Voyage
a Feature Film – 70′ – directed by Jean-François Laguionie & Xavier Picard
The Prince’s Voyage
D’après LE CHÂTEAU DES SINGES de Jean-François Laguionie et Normal Hudis
An old monkey Prince runs aground on an unknown shore. Injured and lost, he is found by 12 year-old Tom, and taken in by his parents, a couple of scientists who were banished from their community because they believe in the existence of other monkey civilisations. With Tom’s help, the Prince discovers a society he knows nothing about, while Tom’s parents decide to use him to prove that their theory was indeed correct….
Prices Annecy Festival 2019 – Honorary Crystal for Jean-François Laguionie Locarno FF 2019 – Fuori concorsi – Prix cinélab Trieste Science+Fiction Festival 2019 – nominated Melies d’Argent Award New York International Children FF 2020 – Official Competition Stuttgart International Festival of Animated Film 2020 – AniMovie Feature Lengh Film Award Kids Kino IFF 2020 – Film Discoveries Competition – Special Mention Schlingel IFF 2020 – Ecumenical Award Selections BFI London 2019 – Family, IFF Rotterdam 2020 – The Tyger Buns, Festa do Cinema Francês 2019, Animest IFF 2019 – Out of Competition, Taichung IFF 2019, Chicago IFF 2019, Cinemagic FF 2019, Göteborg FF Prisma 2019, Big Cartoon Festival 2019, Panorama of European Films in Cairo 2019, GangNeung IFF 2019, Seville European FF 2019 – New Waves / Cinephiles of the Future, Mar del Plata 2019, Anilogue IAF 2019 – Competition, Festival du Film Français de Hong Kong 2019, New Zealand IFF 2020, Helsinki IFF 2020, Odessa IFF 2020, Kids Kino IFF 2020, Valdivia IFF 2020, Schlingel IFF 2020 =
French Release (France) | December 4th, 2019
Directed by | Jean-François Laguionie, Xavier Picard
Producers | Blue Spirit Productions, Mélusine Productions
Adaptation | A sequel of A Monkey’s Tale by Jean-François Laguionie & Normal Hudis (1995) Scenario and dialogs | Jean-François Laguionie, Anik Le Ray Graphics | Jean-François Laguionie Original Score | Christophe Heral
International Sales | Urban Distribution International
Partners | Blue Spirit Studio, Cinéventure, Ciné+, CNC, Région Poitou-Charentes, Département de la Charente, le Pôle Image Magelis, Universal Vidéos.
French Distribution | Gebeka Films