Leon in Wintertime


Available on VOD

First episode of the collection "Leon's animated stories" (4x26')

As winter falls early on the kingdom, the ogre of the mountains kidnaps Molly Gingerbread, the pretty princess. Leon, a teenage bear who has been adopted by bee-keepers is having tough times: he runs away from home and get caught by Boniface, the storyteller. With the help of two friends, a grumpy hedgehog and a fearful elephant, Leon launches himself in a sequence of unexpected and fearless adventures. He will face all the danger, will deliver the princess and will find his way back home again..

Director(s) :

Length :
26 min

Category :
TV specials (26 min)

Public :
from 4 years old, all audience

Scénario :

Graphism :
Pierre-Luc Granjon, Samuel Ribeyron

Production :

Folimage, TPS Teletoon, Subséquence, ONF NFB Canada, avec la participation de France 3, Région Rhône-Alpes, Procirep/Angoa


In French theaters Special screenings International sales

Available version(s) :
French version, English version, International version (music and effects), VF avec sous-titrage pour sourds et malentendants, VF avec audiodescription pour mal ou non-voyants

Awards / Festivals+

Grand Prize,  Award of excellence, The Alliance for Children and Television, Canada 2008
Laurier Jeunesse de la télévision au Sénat, Paris 2008
Gemini Award (Best direction in an animated program, Toronto 2008)
ONF Award for the best animation film, Vancouver 2008
Special Jury Prize, SICAF Seoul 2008

Technical information+

Technicals :

Genre(s) :
adventure / action, comedy, tale

Theme(s) :
friendship, abandonment, middle-age, childhood, difference, adoption, education

French visa number :
118 794

Process :

Available print(s) :
35mm, DCP, Betacam SP, HD Cam SR, DVD, Quicktime file

Image ratio (theaters) :

Image radio (TV, video) :

Sound :
Dolby SR

HD :

Dialogues :

Year of production :


Producer(s) :

TPS Teletoon / Subséquence/ ONF NFB
Avec la participation de France 3, Région Rhône-Alpes,Procirep/Angoa

Animation :
Marjolaine Parot, Chaïtane Conversat, François Lignier, Lorelei Paliès, Pierre-Luc Granjon

Decors :
Samuel Ribeyron

Compositing :
Christophe Gautry

Music :
Normand Roger, Denis Chartrand

Sound :
Judith Gruber-Stitzer

Editing :
Hervé Guichard

Mixage :
Serge Boivin, Jean-Paul Vialard

Voice(s) :
Sarah Bazri, Albert Payne, Bernard Bouillon, Jean-Pierre Yvars, Christian Taponard, Vincent Garanger, Mathilde Mauguière, Yves Barbaut, Charles Tordjman

Images HD+

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