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Tales of the Night (2011)
"Les contes de la nuit" (original title)

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Tales of the Night weaves together six exotic fables each unfolding in a unique locale, from Tibet, to medieval Europe, to the Land of the Dead. From the imagination of internationally renowned animator Michel Ocelot.

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Julien Beramis ...
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Marine Griset ...
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Michel Elias ...
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Olivier Claverie ...
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Isabelle Guiard ...
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Yves Barsacq ...
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Legrand Bemba-Debert ...
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Gérard Diby ...
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Tales of the Night weaves together six exotic fables each unfolding in a unique locale, from Tibet, to medieval Europe, to the Land of the Dead. From the imagination of internationally renowned animator Michel Ocelot.

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20 July 2011 (France)  »

Also Known As:

Los cuentos de la noche  »

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$7,154 (USA) (28 September 2012)

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$10,975 (USA) (28 September 2012)
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music by Fabrice Daudet Grazaï, lyrics by Fatoumata Diawara
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9 November 2011 | by See all my reviews

I seriously have no idea why this was "made" 3-D. There was not real depth behind it (and I'm not even talking that much about character depth, though it is missing a bit too). While your imagination may be having a real hoot with this, your senses may tell you otherwise.

The story as it is, isn't that inventive either. It is nice and you can follow it pretty easy, but there is nothing special about the stories (3-D and animation aside that is, though as said, especially the former isn't really working on any level, no pun intended). I wonder what kids will think of this. Because they might be the main target audience for this. But I couldn't tell if this works for them ...


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