The Prince's Voyage

Feature France/Luxembourg/Canada
Animation, Jean-François Laguionie, Xavier Picard; 2019, 77 min

Recommended Ages: 7+
In French, with English subtitles

Celebrated filmmaker Jean-François Laguionie (The Painting, NYICFF 2012) returns to the Festival with yet another beautifully animated, mesmerizing film. When a monkey prince washes ashore, Tom and his scientist parents take him in. It turns out everyone has a lot to learn, and it’s not all scientific, in a tale of intrigue and understanding, with plenty of echoes of classic primate films. This program is supported by: