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Les contes de la nuit
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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. | Add synopsis »
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Tales of the Night
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  (in credits order)
Julien Beramis ... Boy (voice) (as Julien Béramis)
Marine Griset ... Girl (voice)
Michel Elias ... (voice)
Olivier Claverie ... (voice)
Isabelle Guiard ... (voice)
Yves Barsacq ... Théo (voice)
Legrand Bemba-Debert ... (voice) (as Legrand Bemba Débert)

Fatoumata Diawara ... (voice)
Fabrice Daudet Grazaï ... (voice)
Sabine Pakora ... (voice)
Gérard Diby ... (voice)
Umban Gomez de Kset ... (voice)
Firmine Richard ... (voice)
Olivia Brunaux ... (voice)
Serge Feuillard ... (voice)
Michel Ocelot ... (voice)
Louise Rossignon ... (voice)
Christophe Rossignon ... Bishop (voice)

Directed by
Michel Ocelot 
Writing credits
Michel Ocelot (written by)

Produced by
Philip Boëffard .... executive producer
Ève Machuel .... line producer
Christophe Rossignon .... executive producer
Original Music by
Christian Maire 
Film Editing by
Patrick Ducruet 
Casting by
Gigi Akoka 
Production Management
Julien Azoulay .... post-production manager
Alexandre Chalanset .... post-production manager
Alexandra Giuliano .... production manager
Virginie Guilminot .... production manager
Clara Vincienne .... post-production manager
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Éric Serre .... first assistant director
Sound Department
Séverin Favriau .... sound editor
Stéphane Thiébaut .... sound mixer
Visual Effects by
Jacques Bled .... visual effects producer: Mac Guff Ligne
Rodolphe Chabrier .... stereoscopic conversion
Rodolphe Chabrier .... visual effects director
Delphine Domer .... visual effects post producer: 3D stereo conversion (as Delphine 'Fifine' Domer)
Mathilde Germi .... visual effects supervisor
Animation Department
Christophe Barnouin .... animator
Alice Bouchier .... animator
Ferdinand Boutard .... animator
Christel Boyer .... background artist
Jean-Claude Charles .... animator
Dorian Février .... technical supervisor
Damien Gaillardon .... animator
Yannick Giaume .... animator
Anne-Lise Koehler .... background artist
Khaled Labidi .... animator
Simon Lacalmontie .... background artist
Aude Larmet .... animator
Pascal Lemaire .... animator
Élodie Lenaerts .... animator
Véronique Poilane .... animator
Laurianne Proudhon .... animator (as Laurianne Proud'hon)
Laurianne Proudhon .... digital compositor
Léo Silly Pélissier .... animator
Francesco Vecchi .... animator
Casting Department
Mustapha Souaidi .... adr voice casting
Music Department
Jean Taxis .... music engineer
Other crew
Jessica Bergstein-Collay .... press officer
Robert Schlockoff .... press officer

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Also Known As:
"Les contes de la nuit" - France (original title)
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84 min
Aspect Ratio:
1.78 : 1 See more »
Sound Mix:
Japan:G | Singapore:G | South Korea:All | Switzerland:0 (canton of Geneva) | Switzerland:0 (canton of Vaud)

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1 out of 3 people found the following review useful.
Boring and a little sexist, 17 February 2014
Author: zetes from Saint Paul, MN

From the director of Kirikou and the Sorceress, this animated film, done in a CGI shadow puppet style, is about a brother and sister who, along with an elderly man they know, concoct movie scenarios. Six different fairy tale scenarios are illustrated. I've never actually seen any of the Kirikou films, but I've heard good things. This film doesn't inspire me to check anything else by Ocelot out. The visuals are quite gorgeous, don't get me wrong, but the screen writing is flat, boring and downright regressive. Five of the six stories have the boy as the hero saving the girl, who is a damsel in distress. The sixth one isn't particularly progressive, either. The version I watched on Netflix was dubbed in English by a group of British actors who are particularly boring. Skip it.

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