The eye of the wolf

1997 – A 26’ TV special based on the novel by Daniel Pennac
Traditional 2D

Directed and written by Hoël CAOUISSIN, with the participation of René Laloux
A coproduction Les Films de l’Arlequin / Ciné-Groupe / France 3 / Canal J


In the prison of his zoo cage, a one-eyed wolf allows a boy to approach him. When the child closes an eye he is able to communicate with the animal, as if by magic.

• Special Jury Prize – 1st Book and Adventure Film Festival (Bailly, France)
• Geneva Grand Prize 1999 – The Moon Child Festival (Carouge, Switzerland)
• Kenneth F. & Harle G. Montgomery Prize 1998 – The Chicago International Children’s Film Festival (Illinois/USA)
• Grand Prize, Parents Jury – 3rd Seoul Internationa Family Film Festival 1998
• First Prize, Children’s Jury – 3rd Seoul International Family Film Festival 1998
• Public Prize – Bourg en Bresse Animation Festival 1998 (France)
• Young Jury Prize – Bourg en Bresse Animation Festival 1998 (France)
• Bronze Medal at the New York Festivals 1998 (41st International TV programming and promotion competition)

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