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Kirikou et les bêtes sauvages (2005)

Kirikou's Grandfather says that the story of Kirikou and The Witch was too short, so he proceeds to explain more about Kirikou's accomplishments. We find out how little boy became a ... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Pierre-Ndoffé Sarr Pierre-Ndoffé Sarr ... Kirikou (voice)
Awa Sene Sarr Awa Sene Sarr ... Karaba (voice)
Robert Liensol Robert Liensol ... Le grand-père (voice)
Marie-Philomène Nga Marie-Philomène Nga ... La mère (voice)
Emile Abossolo M'bo Emile Abossolo M'bo ... L'oncle (voice)
Pascal N'Zonzi Pascal N'Zonzi ... Le vieillard (voice)
Marthe Ndome Marthe Ndome ... La femme forte (voice) (as Marthe N'Domé)
Emilie Gaydu Emilie Gaydu ... La grande fille (voice)
Gwénaël Sommier Gwénaël Sommier ... Le grand garçon (voice)
Alex Carrete Alex Carrete ... Le garçon moyen (voice)
Yanis Durancy Yanis Durancy ... Le petit garçon (voice)
Jean Bediebe Jean Bediebe ... Le fétiche (voice) (as Jean Bédiébé)
Michel Elias Michel Elias ... Les animaux (voice)
Noémie Germain Noémie Germain ... Une fille (voice)
Ebra Kouahoulé Ebra Kouahoulé ... Une fille (voice)
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Storyline

Kirikou's Grandfather says that the story of Kirikou and The Witch was too short, so he proceeds to explain more about Kirikou's accomplishments. We find out how little boy became a gardener, a detective, a maker of pottery, a merchant, a traveler and a doctor. Written by Uros Setina

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Official Sites:

Gebeka Films [France]

Country:

France

Language:

French

Release Date:

7 December 2005 (France) See more »

Also Known As:

Kirikou and the Wild Beast See more »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend:

$1,884,148 (France), 9 December 2005
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Dolby | Dolby Digital

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Aspect Ratio:

1.66 : 1
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Connections

Followed by Kirikou et les hommes et les femmes (2012) See more »

Soundtracks

Karaba
Lyrics & music by Rokia Traoré
Performed by Rokia Traoré
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One of the best for children that I have seen
4 February 2016 | by blimdbSee all my reviews

I cannot compare with the first film which I have not yet seen (see previous review that liked it better). I hesitated to give it a 10, but I cannot point to a fault in this animation for children. My grand children love it, and have seen it repeatedly: I would say it can be watched from two to seven (I have not yet tried older). From my point of view it teaches a lot that is important, including cultural differences, respect, empathy, among many other things. Tasteful and non violent, though not escaping conflictual situations. The quality of the drawing and the animation is simple and aesthetically pleasing, especially regarding colors.


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