The Ape Star
Dir. Linda Hambäck
G • 1 h 15 min • 2021 • Animation, Adventure, Family • Sweden, Denmark, Finland • Voice-over in Lithuanian
Jonna has lived in the orphanage all her life. One day, a gorilla comes and adopts her. It takes some time for Jonna to get used to her new mother – but just as everything starts going well, the local authorities threaten their existence.
Directed by Linda Hambäck Screenwriter: Jan Vierth Producers: Linda Hambäck, Petter Lindblad Company: LEE Film Stockholm AB, Film i Väst, Mikrofilm, Noerlum Studios, Sveriges Television, Stockholm