CIRCLEEN, COCO AND THE WILD RHINOCEROS (18)——

From renowned Danish animation master Jannik Hastrup comes this endearing tale featuring Circleen, a matchbook-sized elf, and her motley crew- mice, a baby rhino and a Princess named Coco (tiny size, outsized personality!). Together, they embark on an exciting adventure to Africa! Along the way, they open their eyes and hearts to one another and to others! This new Circleen film is the 11th film from Mr. Hastrup submitted to the prestigious Berlinale Generation competition lineup. Colourful and gentle images. Lively and original soundtrack.

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