The Rabbi's Cat (Le chat du rabbin)
- France / Austria
- 1h 40min
- Directed by: Antoine Delesvaux, Joann Sfar
- Written by: Sandrina Jardel, Joann Sfar
- Cast: Voices of François Morel, Maurice Bénichou, Hafsia Herzi
- Language: French
This film is not currently showing in cinemas.
Adapted from the celebrated graphic novel, The Rabbi's Cat tells the story of a rabbi and his feline philosopher. After devouring the family parrot, the rabbi's cat gains the ability to speak much to his master's disapproval. The rabbi vows to educate him in the ways of the Torah but the cat is more interested in his Bar Mitzvah. When a mysterious stranger arrives in the city, the Rabbi and his companion set of on a journey into the unknown heart of Africa. Winner of Annecy Animation Film Festival Crystal for Best Feature, The Rabbi's Cat is a colourful comedy set in the hazy days of pre-war Algeria. 3D: £1.50 on top of ticket prices. Part of Glasgow Film Festival 2012: Youth Film Festival.
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