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CANNES: Turkey’s ‘Bad Cat’ Is Good for Odin’s Eye (EXCLUSIVE)

Odin’s Eye Entertainment has acquired worldwide rights to “Bad Cat,” an adult animated adventure from Turkey’s Anima Istanbul.

The film is an adaptation of the comic book series of the same name by Bulent Ustun. The movie is directed by Mehmet Kurtulus and Ayse Unal. The story involves a sleazy, sexed up cat who discovers he is the father of a bastard son.

“Bad Cat is an altogether different kind of ‘Dirty Hairy’,” said Odin’s Eye director Michael Favelle. He is pitching the movie as Tarantino meets “Top Cat.”

Director, Michael Favelle. “It’s a great addition to our expanding slate of high quality theatrical animation titles and initial buyer reaction to this glorious scoundrel of a character is extremely positive”.

“Bad Cat” is scheduled for completion in early Q1-2016 and will be released theatrically in Turkey by UIP. Odin’s Eye is screening a promo teaser in Cannes.

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