French Novel Makes Animation Debut

La rivière à l’envers will be adapted into a new serialized animation series.

Animation production and distribution company Dandelooo has shared that the novel, La rivière à l'envers will be adapted into a new animation series, "The Upside Down River."

Canal+, France has commissioned Dandelooo to develop and produce nine 26-minute episodes.

Dandelion's animation studio Ooolala in la Cartoucherie, Valence in France will produce the 2D animation series with Canal+ Family. 

"My partner at Dandelooo Jean Baptiste and I are extremely excited and proud to have this unique opportunity to adapt this wonderful story, enhanced by an original design from the talented Chloé Cruchaudet and Thomas Reteuna,” says Emmanuèle Pétry Sirvin, co-founder, Dandelooo.

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