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Cat City

Annecy Classics: Cat City

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A special agent mouse, the cat mafia, top secret missions… a fantastic parody of the spy film genre!

A cult film in Hungary, Cat CityMacskafogó in its mother tongue – is a spy film like no other. The good guy is a special agent mouse, and the bad guys are vicious felines from the cat mafia. Experience an explosive cocktail of spoofy references to box-office hits. As the mice try to foil their arch enemies’ plans to exterminate them once and for all, a hilarious parody unfolds, filled with off-beat humor and crazy situations.

A must-see Hungarian gem!

With Annecy Classics, the Festival pays tribute to timeless shorts and features to remind us of the great moments in the history of animation. It highlights avant-garde techniques, the journey of brilliant directors, and celebrates key events. Take a break and rediscover the great animated classics!

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The film

  • Film identity

    Original title: Cat City

    Directed by: Béla TERNOVSZKY

    Country: Hungary

    Year of production: 1986

    Running time: 01 h 32 min

  • Technique

    Category: Feature film

    Techniques used: drawing on cels

    Version: Version originale hongroise sous-titrée anglais

    Target public: All audiences

  • Credits

    Directed by: Béla TERNOVSZKY


    Script: József Nepp

    Graphics: Zoltán Maros, Béla Ternovsky, József Gémes

    Camera: Csaba Nagy, Mária Neményi, György Varga

    Music: Tamás Deák

    Voice: Miklós Benedek, Péter Haumann, Laszló Sinkó