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501 Ratings

My Life as a Courgette

Ma vie de courgette

Directed by Claude Barras
France, 2016
Animation, Comedy, Family


After losing his mother, a young boy is sent to a foster home with other orphans his age where he begins to learn the meaning of trust and true love.
(Also known as My Life as a Zucchini.)

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My Life as a Courgette Directed by Claude Barras

Awards & Festivals

Cannes Film Festival

2016 | Directors' Fortnight

Academy Awards

2017 | Nominee: Best Animated Feature Film of the Year

San Sebastián International Film Festival

2016 | 2 wins including: European Film (Audience Award)

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