Cartoonists - Foot Soldiers of Democracy

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Cartoonists - Foot Soldiers of Democracy
Caricaturistes - Fantassins de la démocratie.jpg
Film poster
Directed by Stéphanie Valloatto
Produced by Radu Mihăileanu
André Logie
Written by Stéphanie Valloatto
Radu Mihăileanu
Starring Plantu
Cinematography Cyrille Blanc
Edited by Marie-Jo Audiard
Production
company
Oï Oï Oï Productions
Panache Productions
Distributed by EuropaCorp. Distribution
Release date
  • 19 May 2014 (2014-05-19) (Cannes)
  • 28 May 2014 (2014-05-28) (France)
Running time
106 minutes
Country France
Language French

Cartoonists - Foot Soldiers of Democracy (French: Caricaturistes - Fantassins de la démocratie) is a 2014 documentary film directed by Stéphanie Valloatto about 12 cartoonists around the world who risk their lives to defend democracy. The film premiered in the Special Screenings section at the 2014 Cannes Film Festival.[1] The film was nominated for the César Award for Best Documentary Film at the 40th César Awards.[2]

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Cartoonists - Foot Soldiers of Democracy premiered at the 2014 Cannes Film Festival on 19 May. A public preview screening of the film was held at the Place de la République in Paris on 23 May 2014, before its theatrical release on 28 May.[3]

On 7 January and 9 January 2015, the film was broadcast on Canal+ and France 3 respectively, in tribute to victims of the Charlie Hebdo attack.[4][5]

The film was released on DVD, Blu-ray and VOD on 2 December 2014.[6]

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