France | 2015 | 82 minutes | Simon Rouby

October 24, 2015

This stunning animated feature, combining traditional painted backgrounds with clay sculpted characters, follows 12 year-old Adama, who leaves his small West African village on a quest to rescue his brother from the frontlines of WWI. Adama travels to "the land of breaths" - the village's term for war-torn Europe - for a coming-of-age odyssey that is also a tale of outstanding love, courage, and humanity. Appropriate for ages 8+.

  • Director: Simon Rouby
  • Principal Cast: (Voices) Abdoulaye-Azize Diabate, Oxmo Puccino, Pascal Nzonzi, Jack Amba
  • Country: France
  • Year: 2015
  • Running Time: 82 minutes
  • Producer: Philippe Aigle
  • Screenplay: Simon Rouby, Julien Lilti
  • Editors: Jean-Baptiste Alazard
  • Music: Pablo Pico
  • Website: Official Film Website
  • Filmography: Debut Feature Film
  • Language: French
  • Has Subtitles: Yes