Kahlil Gibran’s timeless prose has been given enchanting new form in this breathtaking animated adventure about freedom and the power of human expression.
Set in a Mediterranean sea-side village, Kamila cleans house for exiled artist and poet Mustafa, but the more difficult job is keeping her free-spirited young daughter Almitra out of trouble. The three embark on a journey meant to end with Mustafa’s return home – but first they must evade the authorities who fear the truth in his words.
Written and directed by Roger Allers (The Lion King), with stunning poetic sequences designed and directed by acclaimed animation directors from around the world, including Oscar®-nominated or winning directors Tomm Moore, Joan Gratz, and Bill Plympton.
Written and Directed by: Roger Allers
Poem Directors: Tomm Moore, Bill Plympton, Joan Gratz, Nina Paley, Joann Sfar, Michal Socha, Mohammed Saeed Harib, Gaeton Brizzi and Paul Brizzi.
Cast: Liam Neeson, Salma Hayek, John Krasinski, Frank Langella, Alfred Molina and Quvenzhané Wallis.
Original Songs By: Damien Rice, Glen Hansard and Lisa Hannigan.