Written and directed by Jim Capobianco, the Academy Award nominated writer of Pixar hit Ratatouille,The Inventor is a new stop-motion adventure film about the life of Leonardo da Vinci.
Currently in pre-production The Inventor is a stylized, stop motion puppet and 2-D hand drawn animated film about Leonardo Da Vinci. This exhilarating adventure will be voiced by Stephen Fry (Leonardo) and Daisy Ridley (Marguerite) – with additional cast to be announced soon.
The insatiably curious and headstrong inventor Leonardo da Vinci leaves Italy to join the French court, where he can experiment freely, inventing flying contraptions, incredible machines, and studying the human body. There, joined in his adventure by the audacious princess Marguerite, Leonardo will uncover the answer to the ultimate question ~ “What is the meaning of it all? “
Foliascope, executive producer, will be in charge of all the stop-motion production from design, building set, puppets, animation… with Jim Capobianco as director and Pierre-Luc Granjon co-director.
With the support of the Tax Rebate for International Production. CNC – Film France
International sales by MK2
Official website : www.theinventorfilm.com