by Jean-Loup Felicioli, Alain Gagnol – France, 2015
(84', Original with subtitles)
An 11-year-old boy becomes an unlikely superhero when he discovers that he has the ability to leave his body and fly through walls, in this marvellously animated adventure from the creators of the Academy Award-nominated A Cat in Paris.
Alain Gagnol and Jean-Loup Felicioli, the writing-directing team behind the Academy Award-nominated A Cat in Paris, are back with their highly anticipated follow-up. Phantom Boy is a stylish animated film about a young boy who — with the help of some new friends and a mysterious new ability — has to rescue New York City from a sinister crime boss.
Jean-Loup Felicioli, Alain Gagnol
Jean-Loup Felicioli (1960) is a French filmmaker who frequently collaborates on animation projects with Alain Gagnol. Their co-directing credits include the shorts L'Egoïste, Le nez à la fenêtre, Le Couloir, and Mauvais temps, in addition to the television series Les Tragédies minuscules. Their features are A Cat in Paris and Phantom Boy .
Alain Gagnol was born in Roanne, France, in 1967, He’s a filmmaker who frequently collaborates on animation projects with Jean-Loup Felicioli.