International Title: Jim Button and the Wild 13
Movie Info: Live Action and 3D Animation
Producers: Rat Pack Filmproduktion and Warner Bros. Film Productions Germany in co-production with Jänsch Meyers Filmproduktionsgesellschaft, Malao Film and Michael Ende Productions
Director: Dennis Gansel
Cast: Henning Baum, Solomon Gordon, Annette Frier, Christoph Maria Herbst, Rick Kavanian, Michael Bully Herbig, Uwe Ochsenknecht , Milan Peschel and many more
Target Group for Licensing: Families, kids, fans of all ages
Licensing Categories: Textiles & Accessories, Personal Care, Home & Living, Food, Toys & Games, Stationary, Multimedia
Release: Movie Release planned for October 8th, 2020.
Distributor: Warner Bros. Pictures
The books by best-selling author Michael Ende have been translated into 33 languages.
The TV adaptations of the „Augsburger Puppenkiste“ from 1962 and 1977 are all-time classics of German television entertainment
The first movie „Jim Knopf & Lukas der Lokomotivführer“ (Jim Button and Luke the Engine Driver) was the most successful German feature film in 2018 and the strongest family film of the last two years! 1.8 million Visitors in Germany and over 12 Million € Box Office.
The film was accompanied by strong promotion partners and a comprehensive successful licensing program.
For the new movie, a comprehensive and trendy style guide for licensing is already under development and will offer various design options for creative and fashionable products.
Lummerland needs a new lighthouse. King Alfons sends Jim Knopf and his friend Lukas the engine driver to do the job. Together with the old locomotive Emma, the two set off for foreign realms and meet sea creatures, half-dragons and giants. In the „Land that must not be“ Jim finally gets the chance to solve the mystery of his origin. But first he must face the greatest danger: the invincible pirates of the Wild 13.
Jim Knopf and the Wild 13 is a fantastic, action-packed fantasy adventure for the whole family.