Moomins on the Riviera
- 80 min
- Directed by: Xavier Picard, Hanna Hemilä
- Cast: Russell Tovey, Nathaniel Parker, Tracy Ann Oberman, Stephanie Winiecki
- UK release: 22 May 2015
The Moomins holiday in the South of France and fall in love with casino gambling and ritzy boutiques – all except for Moominmamma (Oberman), who heads for the beach. The elegant hand-drawn animation is a pleasure, although the casual pacing might not appeal to kids weaned on breathless action. A nostalgic treat.
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Moomins on the Riviera18 May 2015
Elegant, hand-drawn animation which finds the childhood favourites on holiday
In these days of souped-up CGI animations, with relentless chases and Rihanna-inspired soundtracks, it’s heartening to see the return of the Moomins. Created by Finnish author and illustrator Tove Jansson, this family of gentle white hippo-like…
Moomins on the Riviera Official Trailer
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