Revolting Rhymes Part One

Revolting Rhymes

  1. Overview
  2. Awards
  3. Fact Sheet
  4. When and where ?

Brilliant parodies of well-known fairy tales with some extremely surprising twists, written by one of the world's most beloved storytellers.

Award in Annecy

Cristal for a TV Production(2017)

The film

  • Film identity

    Original title: Revolting Rhymes

    Directed by: Jakob SCHUH, Jan LACHAUER, Bin-han TO

    Jakob Schuh first studied Drama at the LMU, Munich, followed by Direction/Animation at the Baden-Württemberg Film Academy, where he has been teaching since 2004. He was one of the founding partners of the German Studio Soi created for animation production in 2003, and as co-director of "The Gruffalo" (2009), he was nominated for an Oscar and a BAFTA.

    Jan Lachauer studied at both the Baden-Württemberg Film Academy and GOBELINS, l'école de l'image. After co-directing a graduation short ("Sápmi", in competition at Annecy 2008) with Max Lang, the two continued to co-direct on the feature "Room on the Broom", which went on to be multi-nominated and awarded including the Cristal for Best TV Production at Annecy 2013.

    Country: United Kingdom

    Year of production: 2016

    Running time: 30 min 23 s

  • Technique

    Category: TV special

    Techniques used: 2D Computer

    Process: Colour

    Target public: Children, Family

  • Credits

    Directed by: Jakob SCHUH, Jan LACHAUER, Bin-han TO

    Production: Martin POPE, MAGIC LIGHT PICTURES, Michael ROSE

    Based on: "Revolting Rhymes", Roald Dahl, Quentin Blake

    Animation: Triggerfish Animation Cape Town, Magic Light Pictures Berlin

    Voice: Dominic West, David Walliams, Rose Leslie, Tamsin Greig, Gemma Chan, Bertie Carvel, Rob Brydon

When and where ?

This film is part of the programme TV Films in Competition 3

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