My Father’s Dragon is an upcoming Irish original material that will appear on Netflix. It is an animated film starring Nora Tomeya slated for a 2021 release.
Produced by Cartoon Salon, My Father Dragon is a 2D animated family feature film. The screenplay is written by Meg LeFove and John Morgan. This upcoming animated feature film is based on Ruth Styles Gannett’s children’s novel of the same name.
The upcoming film trilogy is the first novel from the novel series, Three Tales of My Father Dragon. The novel is followed by Elmer and the Dragon, with the Miracle one being the Dragons of the Blue. My Father Dragon was also previously adapted into an anime film titled Elmer’s Adventure: My Father Dragon which was released in 1997.
When can we expect Netflix’s My Father Dragon release?
My father’s Dragon film project was announced by Netflix on November 6, 2018 with Oscar-nominated Nora Tomei as director. Nora Toomey talks about this animated feature film: “The kind of creative impetus Nataliex is providing is an incredible opportunity. Our film production team ”.
Bonnie Curtis and Julie Lynn of Mockingbird Pictures are onboard with film producer Tom Moore and Cartoon Saloon’s Paul Young. While the film is scheduled for a 2021 release, the premiere date for this adaptation of the Newberry-winning children’s books has not yet been announced.
This animated film develops the plot surrounding the story of Elmer Elevator, a young boy. He escapes and lands as an island, where he rescues a baby dragon.
This wild island is where the major events unfold. Elmer is inspired to use his creative imagination which leads him to explore his powers on this island. It also takes him to explore the true meaning of friendship and companionship during this journey, as he and the pair of dragons explore adventures on this mysterious land.
Is the trailer available for the upcoming animated film?
So far, the trailer for the anime adaptation of My Father’s Dragon, which has been taken over by Netflix, is not yet available. Stay tuned with Tekke for more updated information about my father’s dragon.