This is the article from February 13, 2019


Korean animation [Red Shoes and the Seven Dwarfs] was release a full-length feature for the first time in the European Film Market (EFM), Europe’s largest film market, attracting international attention.


[Red Shoes and the Seven Dwarfs] was produced by Locus, a CG animation / VFX company, and held a premiere for buyers on September 9 at the European Film Market (EFM), which is being held with the 69th Berlin International Film Festival.


FINECUT, an overseas sales company, introduced the film to overseas buyers from 2014 until now, and buyers have been showing interest in every market so far. At the news that the final version will be available, Inquiries from potential buyers as well as those already purchased are flooding


Scenario and directing of this feature animation was directed by Hong Sung-ho, CG Director of the feature film <Wonderful Days, 2003> and planned and directed the short animation <Egg Cola, 2006>. Hong Sung-ho has been an artist and CEO of CG Animation / VFX Corporation for over 20 years.


Director Kim Sang-jin, who has worked at Disney for more than 20 years and participated in <Moana, 2016>, <Frozen, 2013>, and <Rapunzel, 2010>, is an animation director and character design supervisor. Jeff Janelli, music director of < Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales. 2017>, was in charge of music.


The main roles were cast by Hollywood stars Chloe Moretz (Kick-ass 2, Let Me In, Hugo) and Sam Klaplin (Adrift, Me Be For You, The Hunger Games).


Alan Greenblett (CEO) of Israeli distributor FILMHOUSE, who participated in the premiere, said: “It’s a really nice movie. Watching the screen and the story, the audience will love it and feel that it’s more important than who they are not their appearances. I am pleased to be able to distribute this movie to my country.”


Im Hyun-ji, head of the Locus distribution marketing team, said, “It is a film that has been worked on as a global project for a long time. Currently, sales have been confirmed in 123 countries including South America, the Middle East, and Northern Europe, and negotiations are underway in major countries such as North America, the United Kingdom, and Japan. We are expecting more buyers who have confirmed the high degree of completeness through this premiere screening.


[Red Shoes and the Seven Dwarfs] is set to be released in 2019 as a joyful, romantic animation in which Snow White, whom appearance changed as the magic shoes and seven handsome princes, turned into green dwarfs by a curse