EN - In one of their crazy adventures Cowboy, Indian and Horse discover a strange and fascinating underwater world. A conflict with the habitants of this underwater universe is resolved by the physical and geographical distribution of the two worlds…

FR - Dans une de leurs folles aventures, le cow-boy, l’indien et le cheval découvrent un monde sous-marin étrange et fascinant. Le conflit avec les habitants de ce monde sous-marin sera résolu par une redistribution physique et géographique des deux mondes…


Title A Town Called Panic
Original title Panique au village
Original language French
Status Completed
Production Minority Flemish
Category Animation
Year 2009


Cast (FR) Benoit Poelvoorde, Bouli Lanners, Bruce Elison, Véronique Dumont, Frédéric Jannin, Vincent Patar, Stéphane Aubier
Photography Jan Vandenbussche
Editing Franco Piscopo
Music Dyonisos-Herman Düne-Be Plourier, Daniel Wang, French Cowboy

Technical specs

Running time film 70'
Release format Digital Photo
Aspect ratio 1:2.35 (scope)
Sound format Dolby SR
Colour Colour


Supported by Flanders Audiovisual Fund (VAF), CCAV, Wallimage, MEDIA, Fonspa, CIAV


2009: Best Feature Film (Cinanima - International Animated Film Festival) / 2009: Méliès d'Argent (Fantastisk Filmfestival Lund) / 2009: Prix de la mise en scène (Festival du film francophone d’Angoulême) / 2009: Gertie Award, Best Animated Feature Film for Kids (SITGES Festival Internacional de Cinema de Catalunya )

Marina, I’m the same… and 82 Days in April to Valladolid

There's a strong Flemish presence at this year's Valladolid International Film Festival in Spain (19-26 October), where Stijn Coninx’ feature film Marina and Caroline Strubbe’s I’m the same I’m an other screen in the Official Competition and Bart Van den Bempt’s debut feature 82 Days in April is in the fest’s Meeting Point programme. Bülent Öztürk’s short film Houses With Small Windows and Pieter Coudyzer’sThe Wake complete the Flemish line-up.

I'm the same I'm an otherAs part of the Official Competition, both Marina and I’m the same I’m an other are vying for the Golden and Silver Spike with cash awards worth €60,000 and €20,000, respectively, to support a Spanish release of the film.

Published on Friday 18 October 2013

Mr. Nobody picks up six Magrittes

Jaco Van Dormael’s epic Mr. Nobody was top of the heap at the inaugural edition of the Magritte du Cinéma, the French-speaking Belgian film awards. The film received awards in six categories: Best Film, Best Director, Best Script, Best Photography, Best Editing and Best Original Score.

Mr. NobodyBest Acting awards went to Anne Coesens for her role in Illegal and Jonathan Zaccaï for Elève libre. Christelle Cornil (Elève libre) and Jan Decleir (The Barons) grabbed the Best Supporting acting awards. Best newcomers were Pauline Etienne (Elève libre) and Joffrey Verbruggen (La regatta).

Published on Monday 7 February 2011

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Director Vincent Patar, Stéphane Aubier
Producers Pilar Torres Villodre
Writers Vincent Patar, Stéphane Aubier

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