Shout! Factory and CarpeDiem Film & TV have entered into a film deal to distribute the new animated feature Snowtime!in the United States.
Produced by Marie-Claude Beauchamp (The Legend of Sarila) and directed by Jean-François Pouliot (La Grande Séduction), the family adventure film will premiere at the 2016 Sundance Film Festival.
Snowtime! features an English-language voice cast that includes Angela Gallupo (Being Human), Lucinda Davis (Winx Club), Sonja Ball (The Legend of Sarila), Don Shepherd (Blue Mountain State), Jenna Wheeler, Heidi Lynne Weeks (Heelix), Elisabeth MacRae, Holly Gauthier (Arthur) with Ross Lynch (Disney Channel’s hit series Austin & Ally and pop band R5) and Golden Globe-winner Sandra Oh (Grey’s Anatomy, Sideways).
Snowtime! also has a soundtrack featuring Céline Dion and Simple Plan.
Shout! Factory has secured all U.S. distribution rights to Snowtime!, including theatrical, broadcast, video-on-demand, digital and home entertainment rights. Shout! Factory plans a strategic rollout of this movie across multiple entertainment platforms, beginning with a theatrical launch in early 2016 through Shout’s kids & family entertainment imprint, Shout! Factory Kids.