Extraordinary Tales

  1. Overview
  2. Fact Sheet

Poe's spirit, embodied in his infamous Crow, meets Death while visiting his beloved wife Virginia Clemm's grave. Death says the time has come to collect the poet's soul but Poe needs to linger a little longer in the land of the living. He engages with Death in a creepy, macabre storytelling game.

The film

  • Film identity

    Original title: Extraordinary Tales

    Directed by: Raúl GARCÍA

    Country: Belgium, Spain, USA, Luxembourg

    Year of production: 2014

    Running time: 01 h 13 min 02 s

  • Technique

    Category: Feature film out of competition

    Techniques used: 2D Computer, 3D Computer

    Process: Colour

    Target public: Teens, Adults, Young adults

  • Credits

    Directed by: Raúl GARCÍA

    Production: MELUSINE PRODUCTIONS / STUDIO 352, Stephan ROELANTS, MELON DIGITAL S.L., Raúl GARCÍA, Rocio AYUSO, Serge UMÉ, THE BIG FARM, Isabelle TRUC

    Distribution: BAC FILMS, David GRUMBACH, GKIDS, INC., Eric BECKMAN

    Based on: Edgar Allan Poe

    Artistic direction: Stéphane Lecocq

    Script: Stéphan Roelants, Raúl García

    Graphics: Stéphane Lecocq, Cédric Gervais

    Storyboard: Étienne Willem

    Layout: Denis Figueiredo

    Sets: Pascal Gérard

    Animation: Gilles Rudziak

    Camera: Denis Figueiredo

    Compositing: Laurent Bret

    Music: Sergio De La Puente

    Sound: Ingo Dumlich, Mike Butcher

    Editing: Aurélien Antezac

    Voice: Christopher Lee, Bela Lugosi, Julian Sands, Guillermo Del Toro, Cornelia Funke, Stephen Hugues, Roger Corman