Kirikou and the Men and Women

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Kirikou and the Men and Women
Directed by Michel Ocelot
Produced by Didier Brunner, Jacques Bled, Ivan Rouvreure
Written by Michel Ocelot
Bénédicte Galup
Susie Morgenstern
Cendrine Maubourguet
Music by Thibault Agyeman
Distributed by Studio Canal, Cinéart
Release date
  • 3 October 2012 (2012-10-03)
Running time
88 minutes
Country France
Language French
Budget $6.1 million
Box office $9.1 million[1]

Kirikou and the Men and Women (French: Kirikou et les Hommes et les Femmes) is a 2012 CGI animation feature film written and directed by Michel Ocelot. The film was originally released on 3 October 2012.[3]

It followes the successful Kirikou et la Sorcière and Kirikou et les bêtes sauvages, released in 2005, and adapted into a stage musical, Kirikou et Karaba, first performed in 2007.[4]


Year Award Show Award Category Result
2013 Cannes César du meilleur film d'animation Nominated


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  2. ^ Ocelot, Michel (2003-12-05). "Des noms". Tout sur Kirikou (in French). Paris: Seuil. pp. 172–173. ISBN 2-02-062827-9. 
  3. ^ , Kirikou and the Men and Women: Film Review, Hollywood Reporter, 2012-10-10.
  4. ^ Hetrick, Adam (2007-06-21). "Animated film Kirikou and the Sorceress to become stage musical". Archived from the original on 4 December 2008. Retrieved 2008-10-08. 

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