Rita and Crocodile

Siri Melchior, Denmark, 2013

30 min.Series (fiction)Children's films, Animation

"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.
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Original title Rita og Krokodille (oversigt)
Danish title Rita og Krokodille (oversigt)
Included titles Rita og Krokodille: Camping
Rita og Krokodille: Fisketuren
Rita og Krokodille: Pindsvinet
Rita og Krokodille: Skovturen
Rita og Krokodille: Snevejr
Rita og Krokodille: Zoo
Director Siri Melchior
Screenplay Siri Melchior, Anders Sparring, Jan Vierth
Producer Marie Bro
Editor Stine Kjær Hansen
Sound Niels Arild
Composer Tanera Dawkins
Production country Denmark
Dialogue language Danish
Domestic distribution Danske Filminstitut
International sales To be announced
Online release 10.10.2013, Filmstriben
DFI subsidy Konsulentstøtte
Danish rating Allowed for all
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Production company Dansk Tegnefilm
With support from Det Danske Filminstitut, Nordisk Film & TV Fond, MEDIA (EU)
In collaboration with Danmarks Radio
Domestic distribution Danske Filminstitut


Direction Siri Melchior


Screenplay Siri Melchior
Screenplay Anders Sparring
Screenplay Jan Vierth
Dialogue consultant Kim Fupz Aakeson


Producer Marie Bro
Production assistant Maria Stevnbak Andersen


Editor Stine Kjær Hansen


Composer Tanera Dawkins


Sound engineer Niels Arild


Voice Ronja Eftelya Alis
Voice Vitus Jalving


Scenes planning Jim Nolan
Animator Martyn Jones
Animator Mark Nute
Animator Robin Deller

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