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Little Bird's Big Adventure (2017)

A Stork's Journey (original title)
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Even though everybody else thinks he's a sparrow - Richard himself holds tight to the conviction that he is in fact a stork.

Directors:

Toby Genkel, Reza Memari

Writers:

Anne D. Bernstein (dialogue polish & comedy punch up), Jeffrey Hylton (dialogue polish & comedy punch up) | 2 more credits »
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1 win & 2 nominations. See more awards »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Tilman Döbler Tilman Döbler ... Richard (voice)
Cooper Kelly Kramer ... Richard (voice)
Shannon Conley ... Olga (voice)
Christian Gaul Christian Gaul ... Kiki (voice)
Nicolette Krebitz ... Olga (voice)
Marc Thompson Marc Thompson ... Kiki (voice)
Marco Eßer Marco Eßer ... Max (voice)
Jason Griffith ... Max (voice)
Marcus Off Marcus Off ... Claudius (voice)
Erica Schroeder ... Aurora (voice)
Maud Ackermann Maud Ackermann ... Aurora (voice)
Jonathan Todd Ross ... Claudius (voice) (as Todd Garbeil)
Schroeder Kacmar Schroeder Kacmar ... Baby Richard (voice)
Christina Boas Christina Boas ... Additional voices
J. Dolan Byrnes J. Dolan Byrnes ... Additional voices
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Storyline

Orphaned at birth and raised by storks, the teenage sparrow Richard believes he is one of them. But when the time comes to migrate to Africa, his stork family is forced to reveal his true identity and leave him behind in the forest, since he is not a migratory bird and would not survive the journey. Determined to prove he is a stork after all, Richard ventures south on his own. But only with the help of Olga, an eccentric owl with an imaginary friend and Kiki, a narcissistic, disco-singing parakeet, does he stand a chance to reach his goal and learn to accept who he really is. Written by Reza Memari

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Their adventure is the destination.


Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG for some mild peril | See all certifications »
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Did You Know?

Trivia

The bird was coined by the German Reza Memari and brought to life by the Genk animation company Walking The Dog. See more »

Quotes

Richard: We're going to Africa!
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FRIENDSHIP, FAMILY, AND FELLOWSHIP
14 March 2020 | by jbhpbm42163See all my reviews

An excellent story of unexpected friendships, the true meaning of family, and fellowship overcoming differences. Compassion, humor, and determination highlight this wonderful family movie.


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Details

Country:

Germany | Belgium | Luxembourg | Norway | USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

30 June 2017 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

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Box Office

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$14,375,849
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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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