Based on the best-selling books by Sempe. Little Nicolas has a fantastic life until one day when he overhears his parents talking and believes his mother to be pregnant leaving his imagination to run wild.

Prod companies: Fidélité, IMAV

Backers: Scope Pictures, M6 Films, Wild Bunch, Mandarin Films; with the participation of Orange Cinéma Séries M6 and the Wallonne region.

Producers: Olivier Delbosc Marc Missonnier

Intl sales: Wild Bunch

Budget: Euros 22.7mn*

Director: Laurent Tirard

Screenplay: Script and adaptation by Laurent Tirard and Grégoire Vigneron; script consultant Anne Goscinny, dialogue Laurent Tirard, Grégoire Vigneron and Alain Chabat. Based on the books by René Goscinny and Jean-Jacques Sempé

DoP: Denis Rouden

Production Design: Françoise Dupertuis

Cast: Valérie Lemercier, Kad Merad, Sandrine Kiberlain, François-Xavier Demaison, Michel Duchaussoy, Daniel Prévost, Michel Galabru, Anémone, François Damiens, Louise Bourgoin

Locations: France and Belgique

Shooting from when until when: May 22 – October 9 2008

Contact: Wild Bunch Distribution /