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 / firstname.lastname@example.org
Status: POST PRODUCTION