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Rita and Crocodile

Siri Melchior, Denmark, 2018

5 min.DK/Short fictionChildren's films, Animation

To be brave.
It is so pretty in the spring. There are new little flowers and new little birds learning to fly. But Rita and Crocodile are more interested in mud. Rita gets stuck in a great muddy puddle. Crocodile hates the mud, but he saves her. Now Crocodile is stuck. Rita is too scared to get him. She runs away for help. She sees a baby bird, ready to fly. How brave he is! Rita can be brave too! She rescues Crocodile with a big stick.

'Rita and Crocodile' is short films about being 4 years old and the guiding theme is friendship.
Basic information Credits Festivals & awards
Original title Rita og Krokodille: Forår
Danish title Rita og Krokodille: Forår
Other titles Rita og Krokodille 21:26
Director Siri Melchior
Screenplay Siri Melchior, Jan Vierth, An Vrombaut, David Ingham
Producer Marie Bro
Sound Niels Arild
Composer Tanera Dawkins
Production country Denmark
Domestic distribution Det Danske Filminstitut
Online release 13.09.2018, Filmcentralen,
DFI subsidy Konsulentstøtte
Danish rating Allowed for all

Companies

Production Dansk Tegnefilm
With support from Creative Europe, Det Danske Filminstitut, Nordisk Film & TV Fond, Canal+
In collaboration with Rundfunk Berlin Brandenburg
Domestic distribution Det Danske Filminstitut

Direction

Direction Siri Melchior

Script

Screenplay Siri Melchior
Screenplay Jan Vierth
Screenplay An Vrombaut
Screenplay David Ingham
Script consultant Trine Breum

Production

Producer Marie Bro

Electrical dept.

Rigging Tanya Scott

Music

Composer Tanera Dawkins

Production design

Art director Siri Melchior

Sound

Sound engineer Niels Arild

Voice

Voice Ronja Eftelya Alis
Voice Vitus Jalving

Animation

Scenes planning Jim Nolan
Background designer Siri Melchior

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