Captain Underpants – The First Epic Movie

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DreamWorks will be giving an exclusive preview of their latest amazing production, "Captain Underpants – The First Epic Movie"!

Directed by David Soren, whose credits include Turbo (2013) and Merry Madagascar (2009), and produced by Mark Swift (Penguins of Madagascar, Madagascar 3) and Mireille Soria (Madagascar 1, 2 and 3), the latest film from DreamWorks Animation Studios will hold a sneak preview during the Festival.

Based on the successful children’s novel series of the same name written and illustrated by Dav Pilkey and featuring the voices of celebs from America’s comedy scene Kevin Hart and Ed Helms, Captain Underpants – The First Epic Movie follows the adventures of two fourth graders named George and Harold, who become the stars of the schoolyard for the comic book they made. The two pranksters never imagined that Captain Underpants, the superhero they dreamed up, would come to life sporting tighty-whities and bogus superpowers.

Come to this screening event to tag along on the adventures of DreamWorks’ newest hero before he hits theatres on 4th October.




  • David SOREN
    David SOREN



The film

  • Film identity

    Original title: Captain Underpants - The First Epic Movie

    Directed by: David SOREN

    A DreamWorks veteran of twenty years, David Soren joined the studio after graduating from Sheridan College, located near his hometown of Toronto, Canada. He was a storyboard artist on "The Road to El Dorado" (2000), "Chicken Run" (2000) and "Shrek" (2001). He then served as the head of story on the hit animated comedy "Shark Tale" (2004) and directed "Turbo" (2013), based on an original script he brought to the studio. He also does voice acting.

    Country: USA

    Year of production: 2017

    Running time: 01 h 25 min

  • Technique

    Category: Sneak preview

    Process: Colour

    Target public: Family

  • Credits

    Directed by: David SOREN

    Production: DREAMWORKS ANIMATION, Mark SWIFT, Mireille SORIA

    Distribution: 20TH CENTURY FOX FRANCE

    Based on: "Captain Underpants", Dav Pilkey

    Script: Nicholas Stoller

    Voice: Kevin Hart, Ed Helms, Thomas Middleditch, Nick Kroll, Jordan Peele, Kristen Schaal