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The film follows a girl named Sintel who is searching for a baby dragon she calls Scales. A flashback reveals that Sintel found Scales with its wing injured and helped care for it, forming ... See full summary »

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Colin Levy

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Esther Wouda (screenplay by), Martin Lodewijk (inspired by an original concept by)
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Cast

Cast overview:
Halina Reijn ... Sintel (voice)
Thom Hoffman ... Shaman (voice)
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The film follows a girl named Sintel who is searching for a baby dragon she calls Scales. A flashback reveals that Sintel found Scales with its wing injured and helped care for it, forming a close bond with it. By the time its wing recovered and it was able to fly, Scales was caught by an adult dragon. Sintel has since embarked on a quest to rescue Scales, fending off beasts and warriors along the way. She eventually comes across a cave housing an adult and baby dragon, the latter of which she believes to be Scales. The adult dragon discovers and attacks Sintel, but hesitates to kill her. Sintel slays the dragon, only to recognize the scar on its wing and realize the dragon is an adult Scales, and that she too has aged considerably. Sintel leaves the cave heartbroken, unknowingly followed by Scales's baby. Written by Unknown but can be found on Wikipedia

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Country:

Netherlands

Language:

English

Release Date:

27 September 2010 (Netherlands) See more »

Also Known As:

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Budget:

€400,000 (estimated)
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Blender Foundation See more »
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Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Trivia

Proog (from Elephants Dream) is the vendor at the Peach cart in the market scene. See more »

Quotes

Sintel: I have failed.
Shaman: You've only failed to see...
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Connections

References Elephants Dream (2006) See more »

Soundtracks

I Move On (Sintel's Song)
Performed by Helena Fix
Composed and Produced by Jan Morgenstern
Words by Esther Wouda
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A magnificent short animation
16 March 2011 | by artaddicted04See all my reviews

I have to admit this short animation is really great, i do enjoy from the first second till last, everything is perfect, great plot & great music ( well there is of course imperfection with some movement of character if you compare it to a high budge 3d animation movie, but i will still call this perfect ) especially the last song of their soundtrack "I move on", i would like to see the movie version of this because 15 minutes is to short i want to see some more!!! Moving on, bravery and friendship is the main morality message in the movie, they try to give you a lesson with an usual way to help you to let go your past, i found this movie is very motivating also,if you need quick boosting to be inspired or when you feel down then this could be a great remedies. Also this short movie is great for every age, children to adult i guarantee you will enjoy it.


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