Directed by Glen Keane, and produced by Gennie Rim and Peilin Chou, 'Over the Moon' stars Cathy Ang, Phillipa Soo, Ken Jeong and John Cho.
Netflix is targetting the Arab audience with a dubbed version of the new animated film Over the Moon scheduled to release on October 23. The film will be available in both Egyptian dubbing and Arabic dubbing.
Egyptian singer Carmen Soliman will be in charge of the interpretation of the lead song, titled Rocket To The Moon, which will be released on digital platforms on September 25.
The film follows a bright young girl who builds a rocket ship to the Moon to prove the existence of a legendary Moon Goddess. There she ends up on an unexpected quest and discovers a whimsical land of fantastical creatures.
Directed by Oscar-winning filmmaker and animation creator Glen Keane, and produced by Gennie Rim and Peilin Chou, Over the Moon is a musical about moving forward, embracing the unexpected, and the power of imagination.
The film stars Cathy Ang, Phillipa Soo, Ken Jeong, John Cho, Ruthie Ann Miles, Sandra Oh, Robert G Chiu, Margaret Cho, and Kimiko Glenn.
Commenting on the film, Soliman said: “I am thrilled to work with Netflix on this new project, representing Egypt and the MENA region. We’re currently witnessing great interest from Netflix to produce and avail Egyptian and Arabic dubbed content that is suitable for family viewing. I have always been eager to participate in a special movie like Over The Moon by legendary animation creator Glen Keane. I can’t wait to watch this movie with my family and enjoy Fei Fei’s exciting journey to accomplish the impossible.”