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Kate Winslet and Willem Dafoe Confirmed as Voice Cast in 'Manou The Swift'

What We Did

  • Film Score Composition (5.1-Surround)

  • Film Score Production (5.1-Surround)

  • Sound Design (5.1-Surround), incl. Preparation for Dolby Atmos Mix (3D)

  • Instrumental- & Vocal Recordings

  • Field Recordings

  • Musical Concept

  • Sound Concept


  • Directors: Andrea Block, Chris Haas

  • Production: LUXX Film

  • Film Score: Frank Schreiber

  • Additional Music: Piano Particles

  • Sound Design: Frank Schreiber


For the English version of "Manou the Swift" Oscar winner Kate Winslet and Willem Dafoe lend the protagonists "Blanche" and "Yves" their voices.

On "Manou the Swift" for the first time both hollywood stars are working on a movie together, although they already enriched big animated films like "Finding Nemo", "Finding Dorie", etc. with their acting talent.

The German version ("Manou - flieg' flink!") co-stars Oliver Kalkofe, Friedrich Mücke, Dominik Kuhn (Dodokay) and Cassandra Steen, among others. Casandra lends her voice to the young swift Kalifa, in both, the English and German versions. In addition, she sings the song "Fly With Me" composed for the film, conquering the hearts at a swift party.

The film score and sound design for "Manou the Swift" is in the final stages of production, the film will be released nationwide in the spring of 2019.

Further information about the film score and the sound design of "Manou the Swift" can be found here: