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MAX & CO

by Samuel Guillaume, Frédéric Guillaume

synopsis

15-year-old Max sets off for Saint-Hilare in search of his father, the famous troubadour Johnny Bigoude, who disappeared shortly after Max's birth. He is waylaid by Sam, a rascally fairground entertainer, and introduced to the delights of the amazing Fly Swatter Festival. When Max finally gets there, Saint-Hilaire turns out to be the private kingdom of Bzzz & Co., infamous manufacturers of flyswatters, run by the degenerate Rodolfo. Musical virtuoso Max makes a big impression, especially on smart, lovely, resourceful Felicie, who convinces Rodolfo to hire him...

original title: Max & Co
country: Switzerland
sales agent: Wild Bunch
year: 2007
genre: animation
directed by: Samuel Guillaume, Frédéric Guillaume
film run: 76'
release date: BE 06/02/2008, FR 13/02/2008, PT 16/04/2009
screenplay: Emmanuel Salinger, Christine Dory
cinematography by: Renato Berta
film editing: Jacques Comets
music: Bruno Coulais
producer: Robert Boner
production: Saga Productions, Cinémagination, Future Films Limited, MAX-LeFilm, Ciné Manufacture SA, Nexus Factory, Télévision Suisse Romande
distributor: Cinéart, Cinéart (BE), Lusomundo (PT)
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