If you’re a fan of short films, you’ll probably be excited to see the upcoming Marcel the Shell With Shoes On film in theaters. The film is directed by Dean Fleischer-Camp and stars Jenny Slate. The film also features an impressive “Certified Fresh” rating on Rotten Tomatoes.
Jenny Slate reprises her role as Marcel
The sequel to 2010’s short film Marcel the Shell explores themes of modern influencer culture and familial love. Jenny Slate reprises her role as Marcel, the voice of the character. The film is directed by Dean Fleischer-Camp and co-written by Slate.
The film’s stop-motion animation is improved from the shorts, resulting in different movements for the shells. The characters also have better shadows and more physicality. Even the characters’ stomping and glide motion is more realistic than the original shorts.
The sequel to the short film has already garnered plenty of attention, and the trailer for the film has already gone viral on the internet. A24’s film label is a hit in the indie world. It released a number of other successful films this year, and Marcel the Shell with Shoes is no exception.
Film is directed by Dean Fleischer-Camp
Marc the Shell with Shoes is a popular media franchise created in 2010. It started as a series of short films, directed by Dean Fleischer-Camp and starring Jenny Slate. In these films, Marcel, a shell with shoes, discovers the joys of living in a house and makes friends with its aunt Connie. He then sets out to find his family with the help of a new tenant.
In Marcel the Shell with Shoes, Fleischer-Camp plays himself. The film begins with a tennis ball falling from a shelf, revealing a tiny shell that has an eye and shoes inside. A documentary filmmaker (Fleischer-Camp) lives with Marcel and his grandmother Connie, who were formerly part of a bustling shell community. But then an unknown tragedy strikes the community, leaving Marcel and his grandmother in an isolated house.
It will be available on Showtime
The animated feature “Marcel the Shell with Shoes” will be available for rent beginning August 1. It is the second in the A24 and Jenny Slate comedy franchise, and stars Jenny Slate as the voice of the titular character. A24 has an exclusive broadcast agreement with Showtime, so the film will be on air and available on Demand and online. However, A24 is not confirming whether it will release the film on other platforms or not.
Animated movie Marcel the Shell with Shoes is a combination of live action and stop-motion animation. The filmmakers have brought a little more than a shell to life by bringing a fanciful world of thought and feeling to the screen. The result is a film that is delightful and endearing. It also shows that the quirky earnestness of animated movies is still alive and well when done with care.
It has a strong “Certified Fresh” score on Rotten Tomatoes
Marc the Shell with Shoes is another film from A24 that is proving to be an early hit. This short film is about a conch shell living in a city with a lot of other conch shells. He has no family, so he lives with his grandmother Connie and her pet Alan. He eventually meets a documentary filmmaker, who spots him amongst the clutter of an Airbnb. While the film’s rollout is slow compared to other recent Specialty releases, it is one of the biggest special releases since COVID.
The film stars Jenny Slate as the titular shell. She has voiced several comedic characters before tackling the role of Marcel. Other notable voices include Isabella Rossellini, who voices Marcel’s grandmother Connie. She has previously voiced a number of roles in comedies, including the critically-acclaimed “Pinocchio” and “The Princess and the Frog.”
It has an impressive “Must-See” designation on Metacritic
Marcel the Shell with Shoes is a delightful and heartwarming animated feature that debuted on YouTube in 2010. Despite its limited release, the movie has already captured the hearts of many. The film is directed by Dean Fleishcer-Camp and stars Jenny Slate. In addition to being a hit on YouTube, the movie is now available for moviegoers to enjoy in theaters across the world. The film is another title by A24, the indie movie company that has released several hits this year.
Jenny Slate voices Marcel the Shell in the film, and is well-known for her voice work in a number of shorts before she landed the main role. The actress has a long history of voicing comedic roles, including in Bob’s Burgers, The Secret Life of Pets, and Obvious Child. Among the other voice talents on the film is Isabella Rossellini, who plays Marcel’s grandmother Connie. She has a number of other notable roles, including a role in Julia and The Italian Film Festival.