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Captain Morten And The Spider Queen (2018)

Original title: Kapten Morten lollide laeval

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Animation | Adventure | Family Duration 78:00

A young boy learns to take control over his life when he is shrunk to the size of an insect and has to sail his own toy boat through a flooded café. Morten has to be shrunk down before he can grow up. He builds a toy boat which he crews with insects. This is his escape from the unhappy world of the harbour café where he lives with his aunt Anna. When Morten is shrunk in a botched magic trick he finds himself sailing his own boat across the flooded café. The insect crew look uncannily like his aunt ...

Director: Kaspar Jancis | Riho Unt | Henry Nicholson

Keywords: giving aid | greed | cry for help | ballerina | balletiamatöörid | ballet performance | ballet exercises | ballet art | balletisolist | ballet scenes | View all »

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Main Data

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Production Firm(s) Nukufilm
Film Category Animation, Puppet,
Genre Adventure, Family
Text / Dialogue English
Dubbing Estonian, French
Duration 78:00


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Leading roles
Supporting roles

Brendan Gleeson - Captain Viks (voice) | Pauline McLynn - Anna/Annabelle (voice) | Ciarán Hinds - Mr. Stinger/Captain Stinger (voice) | Susie Power - Elisabeth/Eliza (voice) | Michael McElhatton - Philippe/Felix (voice) | Tommy Tiernan - Cucaracha (voice) | Jason Byrne - Zigfried and Zagfried (voice) | Neil Delamere - Peter The Firefly (voice) | Mario Rosenstock - Mathilde/Tilda (voice)

First releases

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  • on filmfestival: 05.06.2018, Animafest Zagreb, Croatia

Festivals, awards, nominations

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  • Nomination, SCHLINGEL - International Film Festival for Children and Young Audiences (Chemnitz, Germany), 2018, Prize for the bestanimation film
  • Prize, Cartoons on the Bay (Italy), 2019, Special mention for best animation film
  • Nomination, EAA - European Animation Awards, 2018, Nomination for Best Direction in a feature film and nomination for Best Character Animation in a feature film

Partners and Sponsors

  • Kultuuriministeerium
  • EFI
  • Eesti Kultuurkapital
  • ERR
  • Rahvusarhiiv
  • BFM
  • Kinoliit
  • Eesti Filmiajakirjanike ühing
  • Tallinnfilm