2016 Official Selection, film index

Dawn of the Croods

Dawn of the Croods "Night of the Living Croods"

  1. Overview
  2. Fact Sheet

Part 1: The Croods take the first nap in human history, but since nobody has ever dozed off in the day before, the neighbours assume they must be dead. Part 2: The Croods discover a new food, soo-gar.

The film

  • Film identity

    Original title: Dawn of the Croods "Night of the Living Croods"

    Directed by: Joshua TABACK

    Joshua Taback is a veteran director, animator, and character layout artist. He received a BFA in Animation/Film from The University of the Arts in Philadelphie. Upon graduating, his thesis film "It's a Wanderful Life" helped him win the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences internship. He's previously worked on "The Simpsons", "Family Guy" and "Randy Cunningham: 9th Grade Ninja". He is currently directing on an upcoming series slated for release in 2017 for DreamWorks Animation TV.

    Country: USA

    Year of production: 2015

    Running time: 11 min 30 s

  • Technique

    Category: TV serie

    Techniques used: 2D computer

    Process: Colour

    Target public: Teens, Kids, Family

  • Credits

    Directed by: Joshua TABACK

    Production: DREAMWORKS ANIMATION, Brendan HAY

    Distribution: NETFLIX, David WIEBE

    Based on: "The Croods"

    Artistic direction: Brendan Hay

    Script: Laura Beck, Matthew Beans

    Storyboard: Fred Gonzales, Marcelo Desouza, Seung Cha, Erica Hayes, Gus Corrales