Song of the Sea
The film tells the story of Ben and his little sister Saoirse – the last Seal-child – who embark on a fantastic journey back to their home by the Sea, across a fading world of ancient Irish legends and magic, a world that needs Saoirse to find her voice and sing the ‘Song of the Sea’ to save all of fairy kind from being lost forever.
1x93' - 2D hand-drawn animation
Superprod, Cartoon Saloon, Melusine, Big Farm, Nørlum
An original idea by Tomm Moore
Tomm Moore, Adrien Merigeau
Composed and orchestrated by Bruno Coulais, with the participation of Kila
Produced with the support of The Irish Film Board, Broadcasting Authority Of Ireland, TG4, Section 481, Eurimages, Luxembourg Film Fund, Wallimages, Centre du cinema et de l’audiovisuel de la Fédération Wallonie-Bruxelles, Danish Film Institute, West Danish Film Fund and Danish Radio.
A novelization of the movie and an illustrated storybook + story CD are published by Glénat, see here
The soundtrack of the movie is released by Universal / Decca, available on all platform and on iTunes see here
Song of the Sea artbook is now available. Includes more than 1000 pieces of beautiful artwork from the film, complete with commentary throughout with Moore and other members of his team. You can order it here .
Nolwenn Leroy official site
Tomm Moore on imdb
© 2014 Cartoon Saloon - The Big Farm - Melusine Productions - Superprod - Nørlum Studios / All rights reserved
Haut et Court (theatrical), Studio Canal (video), Superights (TV)
WestEnd Films. GKids (North America), Studio Canal (UK & Ireland), O'Brother (Belgium), Svensk Films (Denmark, Sweden), Twin Films (Netherlands), Praesens (Switzerland), KSM (Germany), Aero (Czech Republic, Slovakia), Szabolcs (Hungary), Vue (Poland).
Brendan Gleeson, Fionnula Flanagan, David Rawle, Lisa Hannigan, Pat Shortt, Jon Kenny