War and Peas

Jannik Hastrup, Denmark, 2006

10 min.DK/Short fictionChildren's films, Animation

A story about a fat king and his people who are up against a group of starving animals after a drought has set in. King Lion approaches the fat king to ask him to share his food. The king refuses, but the animals are determined to succeed in persuading the fat king and his soldiers to share their resources.
Basic information Credits Festivals & awards
Original title Krig og kager
Danish title Krig og kager
Other titles Filmhits for børn 4
Keywords Hunger, Poverty, Wealth, Fairy tales
Director Jannik Hastrup
Screenplay Michael Foreman
Producer Marie Bro
Sound Niels Arild
Composer Fuzzy
Production country Denmark
Domestic distribution Danske Filminstitut
International sales Dansk Tegnefilm 2 ApS
Technical info 35 mm, color, Sound
DFI subsidy Konsulentstøtte
Danish rating Allowed for all
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Production company Dansk Tegnefilm
Domestic distribution Danske Filminstitut


Direction Jannik Hastrup


Script Michael Foreman


Producer Marie Bro


Music Fuzzy


Sound Niels Arild


Voice Anne Marie Helger
Voice Peter Frödin
Voice Ole Thestrup
Voice Anders Andersskov


Animation Louise Muchardt

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Awards and nominations

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Award Year Festival
2nd. Price best animation film 2006 Poznan Ale Kino! International Children's Film Festival 2006

Festival screenings

Festival Festival date
TIFF Kids 2007-04-13
Poznan Ale Kino! International Children's Film Festival 2006-12-10
Athens Olympia Int. Film Festival For Children and Young People 2006-12-02
Lübeck, Nordische Filmtage 2006-11-01
Amsterdam Cinekid 2006-10-22
London Film Festival 2006-10-18
Chicago Int. Children's Film Festival 2006-10-01
Athens Olympia Int. Film Festival For Children and Young People 2006-05-25
Kristiansand International Children's Film Festival 2006-04-25
Berlinale 2006-02-09
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