YELLOWBIRD TRAILER AND WEBSITE LAUNCH JUST IN TIME FOR THE HOLIDAYS
PARIS/LOS ANGELES — TeamTO Studio of Paris is thrilled to announce, in time for the holidays, the launch of its YELLOWBIRD trailer and website at www.yellowbird-themovie.com , all representing its first feature-length animated film ”Yellowbird.”
“Yellowbird”, the movie, stars the voice-over talents of Seth Green, Dakota Fanning, Christine Baranski, Yvette Nicole Brown, Richard Kind, Jim Rash, Danny Glover and Elliott Gould. It is directed by Christian De Vita, produced by Corinne Kouper, and is the first CG animated feature film produced by Paris-based TeamTO Studio.
At www.yellowbird-themovie.com, visitors will find Yellowbird and his new found flock . . . Delf, Ladybug, Karl, Janet & Michka, Willie, Maggie, the fledglings and others, all ready for take-off! The site itself also offers the “Yellowbird” trailer and links to see the movie in a variety of ways – movie tickets, VOD, DVD and Blu-ray; plus outstanding wallpaper with scenes from “Yellowbird” the movie. The site is available in English and French languages.
“Yellowbird” is a hero’s journey… with a most unlikely hero. Teeny-tiny Yellowbird lacks the confidence to leave home, no matter how much his friend, Ladybug, urges him to fly and explore the world. Attempts to toughen him up have had little success. Until, Ladybug seizes the opportunity that leaves Yellowbird unexpectedly finding himself the new leader of a flock that is migrating to Africa.
“Yellowbird” is the first full-length feature film by the TeamTO Studio. One of the only animated feature-film entirely produced in France with more than 200 people working on it, both in its Paris-based and Bourg-Lès-Valence-based studios.
Co-founder and Producer, Kouper’s credits include the two-time Emmy® Award–winning “Rolie Polie Olie;” the International Emmy® Nominee “Zoe Kezako,” based on the French illustrated books; and International Emmy® Nominees “Angelo Rules,” “Oscar & Co.” and “Plankton Invasion.”
TeamTO is a multi-award-wining French independent CGI animation studio that has perfected a truly effective CGI pipeline centered on the production of ambitious TV series aired worldwide on broadcast channels such as Cartoon Network, Nickelodeon, Disney Channel® or Netflix. This includes Emmy®-wining and nominated series such as “Angelo Rules,” “Babar: The Adventures of Badou,” with Nelvana and “Rabbids Invasion” for Ubisoft.
TeamTO is composed of an enthusiastic team that puts all of its energy into producing high quality television and film projects with global appeal. “Our team is a passionate work force. As an independent digital animation studio, we hold our work to the highest standards, and beyond, in order to perpetuate the projects we create. Our goal is to best ourselves with every project, and to entertain,” says TeamTO President, Producer and Founder Guillaume Hellouin.
“Yellowbird” is a Franco-Belgian co-production, having been sold theatrically to launch in the USA and key territories worldwide, including Germany, Spain, Russia, China, and Korea. SC Films International is the worldwide distributor of “Yellowbird.