An amazing Brazilian animation that truly exemplifies the power of imagery and music as a combination that has more than enough to portray a powerful and deep message. It shows an adventurous quest that illustrates the issues of the modern world through the eyes of a child.
Director: Alê Abreu
Production Company: Alê Abreu Produções
Cast: Emicida, Vinicios Garcia, Nana Vasconcelos
- Academy Award Nominee for Best Animated Feature
- "An explosion of color, energy and artistry from Brazil" Variety
- “'Boy and the World' is the Best Animated Film of the Year" Indiewire
- Won more than 45 awards, including Annecy 2014 (Best Feature and Audience Award) and the Annie Awards (Best Animated Feature - Independent)
- Distributed in over 90 territories (45 theatrical) worldwide including USA and Canada, Latin America, Germany, Spain, Italy, Japan and Mexico, among others
- In France, the movie was released in over 100 theaters with more than 100,000 admissions!