From Cartoon Saloon, the studio behind Song of the Sea and The Secret of Kells, comes Wolfwalkers,
The movie will likely be Apple TV Plus’s first animated theatrical function. It follows a younger apprentice hunter named Robyn who journeys to Ireland along with her father to exterminate the final wolf pack. But she meets and befriends a lady named Mebh, who possesses the flexibility to show right into a wolf whereas asleep (therefore the title). As Robyn and Mebh seek for Mebh’s misplaced mom, they’re drawn deeper within the the magical world, uncovering secrets and techniques and hazard. The first trailer reveals off the beautiful fairy story world, rendered prefer it’s straight out of an illustrated folktale assortment.
Wolfwalkers is ready to premiere on the Toronto International Film Festival and can debut on Apple TV Plus later in 2020, after its theatrical run. It was initially purported to hit Apple TV Plus in September, however resulting from COVID-19-related delays, it has been pushed to “before Christmas.”