ABC Film Challenge – Animation – L – Latte & the Magic Waterstone
Director: Regina Welker, Nina Wels
Writer: Martin Behnke, Andrea Deppert (Screenplay)
Cast: (Voice Talents) Ashley Bornancin, Danny Fehsenfeld, Daniel Amerman, Julian Grant, Carter Hastings, Leslie L Miller
Plot: Follows the journey of a young hedgehog who wants to save the forest and its inhabitants from a horrible drought by reclaim a magical waterstone from the bear king.
Runtime: 1 Hour 27 Minutes
There may be spoilers in the rest of the review
Story: Latte & the Magic Waterstone starts as young hedgehog Latte accidentally loses the critters water supply. Being joined by her squirrel Tjum, the pair go on a dangerous mission to find a waterstone.
The unlikely pair head into the dangerous area, searching for the waterstone. They will need to learn about friendship and working together. Something Latte has always struggled with.
Thoughts on Latte & the Magic Waterstone
Latte & the Magic Waterstone is an animated adventure. Following the animals searching for the essential water. Seeing the different animals interact with each other. Each species has their own skills to outsmart the others, with the predators hunting down the pair.
The journey does have a big message about the water supply getting short. Working together would help solve the problems the animals would face.
The animation involved brings the animals to life, giving them all unique characteristics. The stubborn hedgehog and the overly friendly squirrel work well together. The wolves relaxing waiting for their chance and the bears being the kings.
Final Thoughts –Latte & the Magic Waterstone is a fun little animated movie.