Academy Award Nomination – Best Animated Feature • Golden Globe Nomination for Best Animated Feature • Shortlisted for an Academy Award – Best Foreign Film • Official Selection at Sundance Film Festival, Cannes, TIFF, Annecy
After his mother’s sudden death, Zucchini is befriended by a police officer, Raymond, who accompanies him to his new foster home, filled with other orphans his age. At first he struggles to find his place in this at times strange and hostile environment. But with Raymond’s help and his newfound friends, Zucchini eventually learns to trust and love, as he searches for a new family of his own. From its debut in Director’s Fortnight at Cannes to winning audience awards at Annecy, Melbourne and Angoulême, this accomplished debut feature from director Claude Barras, based on a script from acclaimed writer/director Céline Sciamma (Girlhood, Tomboy), has received an overwhelming response from audiences worldwide, and is shortlisted as Switzerland’s official entry for Best Foreign Language Film at the Academy Awards®. Brought to life through memorable character designs and expressive stop-motion animation, the story soars with laughter, sorrow, and joy, and stands as a testament to the resilience of the human heart.
DIRECTOR : Claude Barras
In French with English subtitles.
NOTHING SHORT OF A MIRACLE!
– The Hollywood Reporter
AN UNEQUIVOCAL DELIGHT!
All tickets including reserved booths will go on sale Tuesday, March 14th at 10:30 am online and at the Bear Tooth box-office!
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Run time: 1:20 h