Our animated feature RABBIT SCHOOL – GUARDIANS OF THE GOLDEN EGG was the opening film of the children’s program at this year’s Zurich Film Festival – and went on to win the Audience Award! After the screening, director Ute von Münchow-Pohl answered questions from the audience and lead voice-actor Noah Levi (winner of German TV talent show “The Voice Kids”) gave a live musical performance and gave autographs. Akkord Film is honoured and already working on the film’s sequel, again in collaboration with German distributor Universum Film. More information.
If you missed our animated feature RABBIT SCHOOL – GUARDIANS OF THE GOLDEN EGG in movie theatres or just can’t wait to see it again, you can now enjoy it at home! In Germany, you can buy or rent it on DVD or Blu-ray or stream it as video on demand. Please find more information about the German version here, the English-language version is available here.
RAVEN THE LITTLE RASCAL is back! Starting August 31st, new episodes of the series can be seen on the German TV channel KiKA every day at 6:35 p.m. Leading up to this, reruns of the episodes originally broadcast in December 2016 will be aired from August 5th – August 30th (6:35 p.m.). You will also be able to buy the series on DVD from Universum Kids.
Akkord Film is proud to be one of nine German production companies to receive slate funding from MEDIA Creative Europe for its forthcoming animation projects. Creative Europe will be providing 200.000€ for the development of the animated features PETRONELLA THE APPLEWITCH and THE HEINZELS and the TV-Series RABBIT SCHOOL, based on the successful cinematic feature of the same name.
We are proud to announce that RABBIT SCHOOL – GUARDIANS OF THE GOLDEN EGG won the Children Media Award “”White Elephant”, awarded by the Munich Media Club at this year’s Munich Filmfest! Director Ute von Münchow-Pohl was happily accepted the award on behalf of Akkord in front of 400 guests. More information.
The Giffoni Film Festival, one of the most prestigious children’s film festivals in the world, will be screening RABBIT SCHOOL – GUARDIANS OF THE GOLDEN EGG. The Italian festival will take place from July 14th-21st, 2017 and this year’s theme is “Into the Magic” – we’re happy and proud to take part! Furthermore, the Zurich Film Festival (September 28th – October 8th 2017) has selected RABBIT SCHOOL to be screened as part of the section “ZFF for Kids” which is organized in collaboration with the United Nations Children’s Fund UNICEF.