- France, Belgium,
- 78 min
- Directed by: Rémi Bezançon, Jean-Christophe Lie
- Cast: Max Renaudin Pratt, Simon Abkarian, François-Xavier
Based on the historical event of the giraffe given to Charles X of France by Muhammad Ali of Egypt, this French animation tells the story of the friendship between ten-year-old boy Maki (Max Renandin Pratt) who escapes from slave traders, and Zarafa, an orphaned giraffe he meets on his travels. When his hoofed companion is captured by a trader who intends to present him as a gift to the French monarch, Maki stubbornly follows along on the adventure to protect his new friend from harm.
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