Beautifully animated, great characters and story, a real joy to watch this one.
Dragon Hunters is a cartoon series created by Arthur Qwak and produced by the French company Futurikon. It follows the adventures of two hunters for hire through a futuristic, medieval world of floating land masses that is terrorized by a widely varying menace of monsters known collectively as dragons. A 3-D feature film and a videogame based on the series are both in production. Its original French title is Chasseurs de Dragons.
Directed by Guillaume Ivernel (also Art Director) and Arthur Qwak, a full-length computer-animated 3D movie is made by Mac Guff Ligne Paris and Trixter Film GmbH. The film is presented in a different timeline, with Gwizdo, Lian Chu and Hector as roving travelers, and Zoe replacing the roles of Jennyline and Zaza. A 4 minute teaser was shown in Annecy Animation Festival and the Film Market of Cannes in 2007. It will premiere on March 19, 2008 in Russia (), and on March 26 in Belgium and France. It premiered in on April 5, 2008 in the United States as part of the Sarasota Film Festival. Rob Paulsen recently confirmed that he and Forest Whitaker will respectively be voicing Gwizdo and Lian Chu.
Vincent Lindon ... Lian-Chu (voice)
Forest Whitaker ... Lian-Chu (voice: English version)
Patrick Timsit ... Gwizdo (voice)
Philippe Nahon ... Le Seigneur Arnold (voice)
Amanda Lear ... Gildas (voice)
Marie Drion ... Zo? (voice)
Jeremy Prevost ... Hector (voice)