May 12, 2017

GKIDS Acquires Birdboy: The Forgotten Children

GKIDS is excited to welcome Birdboy: The Forgotten Children to the GKIDS family! Directed by Alberto Vázquez and Pedro Rivero, this Spanish film is unlike anything you’ve ever seen!

Synopsis:
There is light and beauty, even in the darkest of worlds. Stranded on an island in a post-apocalyptic world, teenager Dinky and her friends hatch a dangerous plan to escape in the hope of finding a better life. Meanwhile, her old friend Birdboy has shut himself off from the world, pursued by the police and haunted by demon tormentors. But unbeknownst to anyone, he contains a secret inside him that could change the world forever.

Based on his own graphic novel, Alberto Vázquez’s BIRDBOY: THE FORGOTTEN CHILDREN is a darkly comic, mind-bending fantasy. Gorgeous graphic imagery brings to life a surreal and discordant world populated by adorable (and adorably disturbed) animated critters, searching for hope and love amid the ruin.

Learn more here.

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