Rita and Crocodile / Rita og Krokodille

Siri Melchior (DK, 2013)

Rita og Krokodille (Siri Melchior, DK, 2013)

"Rita and Crocodile" is six short films about being 4 years old and about the friendship between Rita and her best friend Crocodile. 6 small films which are poetic, musical and full of imagination. Films which reflect the everyday emotions and experiences of a very young audience. Rita is a small and very determined girl who has a very hungry friend, Crocodile, who lives in the bathtub. Most probably, Crocodile only exists in Rita's imagination, but this is Rita's world and Crocodile is a real part of it. Rita and Crocodile is 6 short films about being 4 years old and the guiding theme is friendship.

CategoryDK/Short fiction - Children's films, Animation

Basic information

Danish titleRita og Krokodille
DirectorSiri Melchior
ProducerMarie Bro
ComposerTanera Dawkins
Expected Danish release2013-10-20
Production countryDenmark
Dialogue languageDanish
Production companyDansk Tegnefilm
In collaboration with DR
Domestic distributionDet Danske Filminstitut
International saleTo be announced
Festival informationDet Danske Filminstitut
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Full credits

Siri MelchiorDirection
Siri MelchiorScreenplay
Anders SparringScreenplay
Jan VierthScreenplay
Kim Fupz AakesonDialogue consultant
Marie BroProducer
Maria Stevnbak AndersenProduction assistant
Tanera DawkinsComposer
Niels ArildSound engineer
Jim NolanScenes planning
Martyn JonesAnimator
Mark NuteAnimator
Robin DellerAnimator
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