Mune also known as the Guardian of the Moon is a fantasy film about a universe in which the sun and moon are protected by guardians. The movie is based off an original story idea by Benoit Philippon ( Director/Screenwriter of the live action, Lullaby of Pi). Benoir Philippon also co directed with Gobelins grad Alexandre Heboyan, a former Dreamworks animator of Kung Fu Panda and Monsters vs. Aliens. The film will be released by French animation studio, Mikros Image and will be distributed by Paramount Pictures France. The film is scheduled to be released in France, April 22, 2015 and in Italy, February 6, 2015.
According to sources, the film was backed creatively by Glen Keane. It’s unclear if he had any direct involvement in the film. The film has already been picked up for distribution in Italy (Notorious Pictures), South Korea (Smile Entertainment, Middle East (Gulf Films), China (Domo Media), India (Zoom Entertainment), Russia (Volga Films), and Poland (Monolith Films), among other territories. An American distribution has not been named but with increase popularity and awareness of the film expected to draw attention in the upcoming months there might be hope.