After his mother’s sudden death, Courgette is befriended by a police officer, Raymond, who accompanies him to his new foster home filled with other orphans his age.
At first, he struggles to find his place in this often strange and hostile environment.
Yet, with Raymond’s help and his newfound friends, Courgette eventually learns to trust and love, as he searches for a new family of his own.
The film is being released in both original French-language subtitled version as well as an English-language dubbed version, which features the voices of Ellen Page, Nick Offerman and Will Forte.
Animation | Comedy | Drama
Dir. Claude Barras, Switzerland/France, 2017, 66 mins
Cast: Gaspard Schlatter, Sixtine Murat, Paulin Jaccoud