The curtain goes up on the annual Berlin Worldwide Movie Pageant with the world premiere of Wes Anderson’s new animated movie, “Isle of Canine.”
German director Tom Tykwer will head the jury on the occasion’s 68th version, which kicks off the primary of the yr’s main European film fests. It opened Thursday and can run by means of Feb. 25.
“Isle of Canine” is about for launch in U.S. film theaters in March and internationally in April. Will probably be the primary animated movie to open the Berlin pageant, and the fourth film Anderson has introduced within the occasion’s competitors. Most lately he introduced “The Grand Budapest Lodge” to Berlin in 2014.
Anderson’s film options the voices of Edward Norton, Invoice Murray, Scarlett Johansson and Tilda Swinton, amongst others.