Avrill Stark and Flying Bark fly Santa’s Apprentice to theaters Nov 10
Late summer, early autumn, Labor Day holidaying… none of it makes you think of snowfall and Santa, right? But that hasn’t stopped Avrill Stark Entertainment and Flying Bark Productions from all of their hard work on their new animated feature, Santa’s Apprentice. The family toon, which is being prepped for a theatrical release across the down under Australia on November 10th, stars 7-year-old Nicolas, who is tasked with the responsibility of being the next Santa Claus. Based on Jan Van Rijsselberge’s ideas, the cartoon film also features the hard work of Flying Bark Productions, Gaumont, Cartoon Saloon and, Orange Cinema Series, Centre National de la Cinematographie et de l’Image Animee, Bord Scannan na hEireann/Irish Film Board. Having already made a brief tour across France and nearby sections of Europe last year, the film was completely redubbed and reskewed for a Western audience, ready to embrace the Christmas holiday. Read on to take a look and check out the teaser trailer!