Archive of films Even Mice Belong in Heaven / Myši patří do nebe
Czech Republic / France / Poland / Slovak Republic
2021, 87 min
A little mouse called Whizzy and a fox cub called Whitebelly, considered eccentric by their furry friends, find themselves in animal heaven after a freak accident. Although they were sworn enemies in the past, they develop a mutual trust during their shared journey across the celestial sphere and, along the way, they discover the essence of true friendship. A puppet film that will enchant viewers particularly for its beguiling artistic design and precise animation.
A little mouse called Whizzy and a fox cub called Whitebelly, considered eccentric by their furry friends, find themselves in animal heaven after a freak accident. Although they were sworn enemies during their lifetime, they develop a mutual trust as they find a new beginning on their shared journey across the celestial sphere, they overcome their anxieties and discover the essence of true friendship. Almost ten years in the making, this highly original puppet film will enchant young and adult viewers alike with its poignant twisty tale filled with emotion, its beguiling artistic design and its precise animation.
About the director
Jan Bubeníček. Filmography: The Three Fuos (2001, short), The Pirate (2002 short), Murderous Tales (2016), Even Mice Belong in Heaven (2021). Denisa Grimmová. Filmography: Stork Movie (2003, short), Park Bench People (2007, short), Even Mice Belong in Heaven (2021).
About the film
|Director:||Denisa Grimmová, Jan Bubeníček|
|Screenplay:||Alice Nellis, Richard Malatinský podle knihy / based on the book by Iva Procházková|
|Dir. of Photography:||Radek Loukota|
|Music:||Krzysztof Aleksander Janczak|
|Art Director:||Denisa Grimmová, Jan Bubeníček, Jan Kurka|
|Coproduction:||Les Film du Cygne, Animoon, CinemArt, Czech Television, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes Cinéma, DD Production, Canal +, EC1 Lodz, Barrandov Studio|
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