JUSTIN AND THE KNIGHTS OF VALOUR, today I have for you a recommendation from the head of HOLLYWOOD SPY's Nerd Department - Josh, an extremely fun, colourful and exotic animated feature titled ZAMBEZIA, which comes from South Africa and has already hit cinemas in some of European countries while in others it is ready to premiere later this winter. It still doesn't have a release date for United States (the distribution for English speaking countries has been sold to Sony). The film was made on a $20 million budget.
spirited falcon that is brought up by his strict father in an isolated outpost. Kai's life will get completely turned upside down when a strange bird crashes into his small and protected world and tells him of
bird city of ZAMBEZIA. Kai sets on a journey to ZAMBEZIA where he discovers the truth about his origins and, in defending the city, learns how to be part of a community.
is Tendai, a great warrior and a strong-willed, devoted father to Kai who is misguided by the fear of losing his son. Leonard Nimoy is Sekhuru, the founder of Zambezia and a mentor and father-figure for all Zambezians. He is calm under pressure, wise and intuitive. Abigail Breslin (LITTLE MISS SUNSHINE) is Zoe, Sekhuru's adopted
daughter and his natural successor. She has a strong sense of fairness and community but tends to take herself a little too seriously. British thespian Richard E. Grant is Cecil, a particularly ugly Marabou who has a chip on his shoulder about scavengers being excluded from ZAMBEZIA which he hides by 'putting on airs'. Jamal Mixon is