London, UK – Altitude will release the eagerly anticipated DOGTANIAN AND THE THREE MUSKEHOUNDS exclusively in UK and Irish cinemas on 25 June, with previews on 19 and 20 June over the National Lottery Cinema Weekend.
DOGTANIAN AND THE THREE MUSKEHOUNDS is a swashbuckling animated family adventure full of friendship, honour and justice.
Dogtanian is an ambitious young swordsman who dreams of becoming a hero and joining the legendary Muskehounds. After proving his skills and earning their trust, he and the three Muskehounds must defend the King from the villainous Cardinal Richelieu’s secret plot to seize power. Will the Cardinal win and take control, or will Dogtanian and his new friends foil the evil scheme before it’s too late?
One for all and all for one!
Based on the beloved animated series and inspired by the famous novel by Alexandre Dumas, DOGTANIAN AND THE THREE MUSKEHOUNDS is brought to the big screen by celebrated animation writer Doug Langdale (THE ADVENTURE OF PUSS IN BOOTS, THE BOOK OF LIFE).
Charades is handling international sales and has closed deals in France (Starinvest), Germany and Switzerland (Koch Media), Greece (Odeon), Poland, Czech Republic, and Slovakia (Forum), Hungary, Bulgaria and Romania (Vertical), Ex Yugoslavia (Blitz), Baltics (Acme), CIS (Central Partnership), Israel (Forum), Turkey (Tanweer), Lebanon and Gulf (Empire), South Africa (Empire), French-speaking Africa (Les Films 26), USA (Viva Pictures), Australia and New Zealand (Rialto)
DOGTANIAN AND THE THREE MUSKEHOUNDS IS RELEASED IN THE UK & IRELAND IN CINEMAS ON 25 JUNE 2021, WITH PREVIEWS ON 19 AND 20 JUNE
For more information visit dogtanianthemovie.com
Altitude Media Group is the independent UK based studio led by Will Clarke chairman and joint-CEO with Andy Mayson, comprising of Altitude Film Production, Altitude Film Sales with Managing Director Mike Runagall, Altitude Film Distribution with Managing Director Hamish Moseley, Altitude Factual with Managing Director Paul Sowerbutts and Altitude Television. In 2020 US based investment group 30WEST took a significant minority stake in the group.
Since launching in 2013 Altitude Film Distribution have proudly supported talented filmmakers and given their films the dynamic and bold releases they deserve.
To date Altitude have championed over 100 films, ranging from the Academy and BAFTA award winners, Moonlight, Rocks, Minari, 20 Feet From Stardom, Amy, I Am Not Your Negro through to critically acclaimed The Florida Project, Diego Maradona, Lady Macbeth, Beast, The Rider, Whitney and more.
Altitude’s recent releases include Tina from directors Daniel Lindsay and T.J. Martin, Alex Winter’s Zappa, , Ladj Ly’s BAFTA and Academy-Award nominated Les Misérables, Nick Rowland’s critically acclaimed Calm With Horses, Horrible Histories: The Movie – Rotten Romans, Charlie Lightening and Gavin Fitzgerald’s Liam Gallagher: As It Was, A Private War starring Rosamund Pike, Jonah Hill’s Mid90s and Brian Welsh’s Beats. In September 2020 Altitude partnered with the WWF on the global event release of David Attenborough: A Life On Our Planet, which became the widest ever released documentary in the UK and Ireland.
Forthcoming releases include Victor Kossakovsky’s stunning Gunda, The Real Charlie Chaplin from BAFTA nominees Peter Middleton and James Spinney, Clio Barnard’s Ali & Ava, feature documentary Diana from Academy-Award nominee Ed Perkins, TIFF award-winning Night of the Kings from Philippe Lacôte, Stephen Kijak’s Rock Hudson: Accidental Activist and Ari Folman’s Where Is Anne Frank?
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Charades is a sales, finance and production company based in Paris, handling an eclectic slate that includes Venice and Sundance title The World To Come, Academy Award nominee Mamoru Hosoda next film Belle, the acclaimed horror Host by Rob Savage and Danish action thriller Shorta.