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Les contes de la nuit
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Michel Ocelot (written by)
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Release Date:
20 July 2011 (Belgium) See more »
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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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Good fairy tales, but not the best I encountered See more (9 total) »

Cast

  (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
Philippe Boeffard .... executive producer (as Philip Boëffard)
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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Runtime:
84 min
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Certification:
Japan:G | Singapore:G | South Korea:All | Switzerland:0 (canton of Geneva) | Switzerland:0 (canton of Vaud)

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Good fairy tales, but not the best I encountered, 29 July 2014

I did love the animation that the movie was doing. You don't see this style done a lot in this age. I feel it's good to have these choices as animation is an art form and there should be a variety of it other than just the mainstream 3D stuff every animated movie is doing now.

thought the animation lends to the fairy tales that make up the movie (it was almost like opening up a book than watching a movie) the fairy tales themselves were just OK. It may have been the English translation as the movie is originally in french, but I felt the movie was lacking what you would expect in the art of telling fairy tales. like a voice over narration that explains what the characters are going was absent. That may have given the stories just a little more dramatic poise

I did like the concept that connected the stories together about an old man who was told he's too old to make movies and two kids who were told they are too young, team up to make movies in an old run down cinema. Interesting enough, their story was told with a voice over narration.

Overall, I like the movie a lot it was beautiful to see.

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