LA GRANDE CAVALE (SPYCAT)
by Christoph Lauenstein, Wolfgang Lauenstein
2020 | 92 min
Animation, adventure, family | Belgium, Germany | French (no English subtitles) | 8 years of age and older
Marnie is a spoiled housecat obsessed with detective shows on TV. She wants nothing more than to solve crimes and go on adventures, but she isn’t allowed to leave the house. When a string of burglaries occurs in her quiet town, Marnie finds herself in the outside world for the first time. Teaming up with a group of misfit animals, Marnie must use all of her detective skills to solve the crime and save the town.
Beaune International Thriller Film Festival (France, 2019)
Augenblick Festival (France, 2019)
Annecy International Animation Film Festival (France, 2018)
This tasty animated film will please everyone thanks to its energy, its inventiveness, its irony and its funny references.
The characters are sweet and likeable, and the story rattles along. File under school-holiday viewing for younger kids.
— Radio Times
A funny and clever animated thriller. An outstanding work of humour, mischief and intelligence.
— Les Fiches du Cinéma (translated from French)
A fun thriller, the film offers great moments and makes you smile. Perfect for a good night out to the movies.
— Le Soleil (translated from French)
The film is populated by endearing, eccentric characters.
— Media Film (translated from French)