The Tale of Despereaux – Trailer

Annie Awards 2009
Casting Society of America, USA 2009
Chicago Film Critics Association Awards 2008
Motion Picture Sound Editors, USA 2009
San Diego Film Critics Society Awards 2008
Satellite Awards 2008



Directed by

Sam Fell / Robert Stevenhagen

Production Companies

Relativity Media, Framestore Feature Animation, Universal Animation Studios

The Tale of Despereaux is a 2008 British-American animated feature film directed by Sam Fell and Robert Stevenhagen. The tale of three unlikely heroes - a misfit mouse who prefers reading books to eating them, an unhappy rat who schemes to leave the darkness of the dungeon, and a bumbling servant girl with cauliflower ears - whose fates are intertwined with that of the castle's princess.