CANNES (May 19, 2017) – Arclight Films announces the Cannes World Market Premiere of the animated action-adventure-comedy, Animal Crackers. The film features a legendary, all-star cast that includes Emily Blunt, John Krasinski, Danny DeVito, Ian McKellen, Sylvester Stallone, Raven-Symoné, Patrick Warburton, Wallace Shawn, Gilbert Gottfried and Harvey Fierstein. The film was directed by Tony Bancroft (Mulan), and Scott Christian Sava.
The film has already been sold in key territories.
“We’re excited to be working with Scott and the incredibly talented Animal Crackers team,” said Gary Hamilton, Managing Director of Arclight Films. “The expertise of the cast and crew is unrivaled and the end result is a top-notch, superbly animated feature film that audiences worldwide will enjoy immensely.”
Animal Crackers is about a family who must use a magical box of Animal Crackers to save a run-down circus from being taken over by their evil uncle, Horatio P. Huntington. The catch is, once anyone eats an animal cracker, they turn into that animal. Therefore, when it comes to Animal Crackers, you are what you eat.
“This film has been a labor of love,” said Scott Christian Sava, creator, writer, director and producer of Animal Crackers. “We have put together this amazing story and we are so excited that Arclight Films is going to help