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Andreu Buenafuente ... Sancho (voice)
David Fernández ... Rocinante (voice)
Sonia Ferrer ... Dulcinea (voice)
José Luis Gil ... Quijote (voice)
Jordi González ... Narrador (voice)

Sancho Gracia ... Sansón (voice)
Joe Lewis ... Rucio (voice)

Molly Malcolm ... Dulcinea

Robert Paterson ... Rocinante
James Phillips ... Sancho (voice)
Luis Posada ... Rucio (voice)
Joshua Zamrycki ... James Rooster (voice)
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Directed by
Jose Pozo 
Writing credits
Miguel de Cervantes y Saavedra (novel "Don Quixote")

Angel E. Pariente (screenplay)

Produced by
Carlo Alfano .... co-executive producer
Begoña Alonso .... line producer
Franco Bevione .... co-producer
Fabio Massimo Cacciatori .... producer
Carlos Fernández .... executive producer
Julio Fernández .... producer
Giulia Marletta .... executive producer
Paco Rodríguez .... executive producer
Sergio Toffetti .... co-producer
Original Music by
Andrea Guerra 
Film Editing by
Félix Bueno 
Art Direction by
Esteban Martín 
Production Management
Begoña Alonso .... executive in charge of production
Stefania Busca .... assistant production manager
Ana Garcia Iglesias .... production lead: Bren Entertainment
Iván González Penedo .... head of production
Alberto Neira .... production manager
Jesús L. Pérez Villar .... post-production manager
Art Department
Alfonso Blaas .... color designer
Sergio Casas .... color designer
Eva de Prado .... color designer
Alfred Llupiá .... set designer
Jacobo Navarro .... storyboard artist
Carlos Ruano .... set designer
Antonio Santamaría .... storyboard artist
Pedro Daniel García Pérez .... model sheets (uncredited)
Sound Department
Jordi Casugas .... sound re-recording mixer
Yvonne Miralles .... foley recordist
Jaume Puig .... sound consultant: Dolby
Edgar Vidal .... foley artist
Edgar Vidal .... sound effects designer
Erik Vidal .... foley artist
Kiku Vidal .... foley artist
Special Effects by
Bruno López .... special effects supervisor
Montse Sonsona .... layout operator
Visual Effects by
Borja Abeijón .... vfx compositor
Francesco Alliaud .... lighting technical director
Iker Alonso .... lighting artist
Galder Apraiz .... lighting artist
Katrin Arndt .... line producer: Trixter Film GmbH
Lorenzo Basurto .... visual effects artist: Bren Entertainment
Jaime Bescansa .... lead character rigger
Sebastien Bruneau .... animator
Francesco Canonico .... lighting technical director
Antonio Carranza Pérez .... set modeler
Carlos Casado .... visual effects & props
Justine Codron .... lighting artist: Bren Entertainment
Massimo Comuzio .... digital supervisor
Cristiana Cossu .... final layout artist
Cristiana Cossu .... visual effects artist
Sergio Cremasco .... color designer
Roberto D'Ippolito .... digital compositor (as D'Ippolito Roberto)
Adolfo Dalda .... character modeling artist
Enrico De Palo .... compositor
Chiara De Pas .... lighting artist
Eva de Prado .... digital artist: surfacing
Chema del Fresno .... modeler
Merche Delgado .... lead lighting technical director
José A. Eiroa .... lighting artist: Bren Entertainment
Iker Elorrieta .... compositor
Diego Fernández Goberna .... digital artist: Bren Entertainment
Mauro Frau .... lighting artist: Bren Entertainment
Lorena G. Romero .... layout/previs artist
Lorena G. Romero .... lighting artist
Lorena G. Romero .... rendering & optimization artist
Vidina Garcia .... layout artist
Juan García Gonzalez .... layout
Juan García Gonzalez .... rigging
Marga García Visdómine .... layout artist
Jose Luis Gomez Diaz .... software developer
Wolfgang Haas .... animator
Stefano Jannuzzo .... shader writer
Silvio Jemma .... visual effects supervisor
Juan Carlos Lara .... character rigging supervisor: Bren Entertainment
Bruno López .... compositing supervisor
Bruno López .... visual effects supervisor
Javier Mansilla .... lead lighting: Bren Entertainment
Oscar Mata .... lighting artist: Bren Entertainment
Pietro Materossi .... lighting technical director
'Txolo' Fernando Medrano .... modeler
Fabrizio Nastasi .... post production coordinator
Angel Navarro .... character modeler
Jean Claude Nouchy .... visual effects: technical director
Matteo Pastorino .... render supervisor
Cinzia Pegorin .... lead color & lighting technical director: Bren Entertainment
Jacobo Piñeiro .... junior animator
Ariele Podreider Lenzi .... final layout artist
Elisa Pretta .... digital compositor
Carlota Primo .... lighting/rendering: Bren Entertainment
Orash Rahnema .... lighting technical director
Charlie Ramos .... layout supervisor
Alessandro Riberti .... lighting technical director
Milo Riccarand .... animator
Sascha Robitzki .... technical director: Trixter
Matteo Rostagno .... visual effects animator
Roberto Rubio .... character rigger
Guillaume Ruegg .... digital artist
Jesús Ruiz Torres .... character animator
Jesús Ruiz Torres .... character rigger
Valter Sagrillo .... final layout supervisor
Valter Sagrillo .... technical director
Francesca Salvatore .... final layout
Gustavo Sanchez-Perez .... senior visual effects artist
Debora Sangermano .... compositing supervisor
Francesco Sansoni .... lighting supervisor
Alessandro Savio .... render
Armando Sepulveda .... modelling lipsync and effects
Anna Sitjà .... digital artist
Nathan Stone .... character animator
Corrado Strada .... art director
Oscar Tornincasa .... technical director
Jon Uriarte .... color and lighting supervisor: Bren Entertainment
Celine Velasco .... lighting artist
Tilmann Vogt .... character animator: Trixter Film GmbH
Jörg Volk .... animator
Riccardo Zoccarato .... final layout artist
Riccardo Zoccarato .... lighting artist
Animation Department
Borja Abeijón .... lead modeler
Francesco Alliaud .... animator
Pako Bagur .... animator
Terence Bannon .... animator
Giorgio Bellasio .... animation director
Francesco Canonico .... animator
Valentina D'Orsi .... character animator
José Luis de Lucas .... animator (as Pepe de Lucas)
José Luis de Lucas .... animator
Jesus del Campo .... character animator
Maximino Díaz Gerveno .... animator (as Maxi Diaz)
Hartmut Engel .... character animator
Cristina Falcon .... character animator
Giuliano Fontanelli .... character animator
Aldo Gagliardi .... animator
Roger Gimenez .... animator
Iban Jose Perez .... animator
Robert Kuczera .... senior character animator
Diego Martel .... animator
Jordi Oñate Isal .... character animator
Andrea Pecora .... animator
Jacobo Piñeiro .... compositing supervisor
A. Martín Puentes .... animator
Marco Regina .... animator
Carlo Rotolo .... animator
Jesús Ruiz Torres .... character animator
Jesús Ruiz Torres .... character rigger
Alberto Sanz Mariscal .... animator
Daniel Sappa .... animator
Julien Soret .... animator
Nicola Sterpone .... animator
Laura Trespioli .... animator
Editorial Department
Giovanni Bivi .... color grader
Giovanni Bivi .... color timer
Álex de Molina .... first assistant editor
Music Department
Antongiulio Frulio .... orchestrator
Simon Rhodes .... music scoring mixer
Other crew
Eduardo Albaladejo .... management of rights: Filmax Entertainment
Alberico Bonacci .... production assistant
Vicente Canales .... head of sales
Diego Cortassa .... computer engineering supervisor
Oscar Garcia Amor .... systems engineer
Jose Luis Gomez Diaz .... software developer
Ana Gómez Alcalde .... software engineer
Rubén López Gómez .... software engineer
Alberto Marini .... story editor
Martin Samper .... making-of crew coordinator
Martin Samper .... marketing and promotion
Elena Serra .... development executive
Sebastian Sylwan .... chief technology officer: Lumiq Studios
José Carlos Trillo Caamaño .... software engineer
Jorge Tuca .... head of development
Manel Vicaria .... press and promotion

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Also Known As:
"Donkey X" - Canada (English title) (DVD box title), USA (DVD box title)
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Rated PG for mild language, some rude humor and violence
Greece:90 min
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2 out of 6 people found the following review useful.
Who's The Real Don Quixote?, 7 May 2009
Author: Chrysanthepop from Fraggle Rock

From Spain's Barcelona comes a charming and hilarious animated film called 'Donkey Xote'. The title is a reference to Don Quixote (one of the oldest romance-adventure novels). The film has been dubbed in several languages and it is done wonderfully. The plot is a bit strange but the characters are very likable, especially the animals. I feel that a comedy loses much of its humour when dubbed (due to lost in translation) but here it really worked. 'Donkey Xote' works excellently as an English language film but I prefer to watch it in the original Catalan language. The adult humour and other situational comedy provide some laugh out loud moments. This film probably might have done good business internationally, had it been marketed that way. The animation isn't of Pixar or Dreamworks quality but there's plenty more other things to keep one thoroughly entertained. I also loved the numerous references to other movies and pop-culture and the way they were used in the story. The makers were clearly inspired by 'Shrek' (the makers mention it) but much of 'Donkey Xote' even exceeds the charm of its source of inspiration. The last few animated films that I have seen of Spain have been of average quality at best but 'Donkey Xote' is a film with heart and it shows potential that Spain may not be too far behind in the animated films market when compared to America and Japan.

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