Quebec Family Film Festival: four awards for Katak, the brave beluga

Quebec Family Film Festival: four awards for Katak, the brave beluga


The film Katak, the Brave Beluga won four awards at the Quebec Family Film Festival.

The Quebec animated feature from 10e Ave Productions received four awards: Audience Choice, Special Mention (Young Jury), Best Screenplay and Best Art Direction.< /p>

“Prize for the best screenplay at the FCEQ! wow! Thank you to the jury for letting themselves be carried away by this tender and perilous journey in the waters of the St. Lawrence. Thank you for being touched by the story of Katak. It's a reward that goes straight to my heart,” screenwriter Andrée Lambert said today in a press release.

Millionaire movie

Katak, the Brave Beluga has grossed $1.4 million at the box office, including $1,231,294 in Quebec, since its release on February 24. 

The animated film won, ex aequo, the Audience Award at the Montreal International Children's Film Festival (FIFEM). 

“It's fantastic to see that audiences everywhere in Quebec, is seduced by new characters, wants to discover original stories and dive into our marine universe. Thank you to the people of Quebec City, the Capitale-Nationale, for supporting and encouraging us,” said Nancy Florence Savard, president of 10e Ave Productions.

Katak, the brave beluga is the fifth feature film from the Saint-Augustin-de-Desmaures production house, 10th Ave Productions, which has signed La Légende de Sarila, Nelly and Simon : Mission Yeti, The Rooster of St-Victor and The Vessel of Storms.

We find in this animated film the voice of Yves Jacques, Ginette Reno, Ludivine Redding, Mario Saint-Amand, Jeff Boudreault, Maxime Le Flaguais, Guylaine Tremblay, Marie-Thérèse Fortin and Benoît Brière.