Beast of Burden
Beast of Burden is a 3D animated family feature, the first official co- production by China and New Zealand after both governments signed a ‘Film Co-Production Agreement’. The title in Chinese translates to ‘The Legend of the Magic Elephant’ and is directed by Kirby Atkins and Huang Jun. Huang Jun is also co- producing the film with Trevor Yaxley.
The film is about a species of extinct (mythical) creatures called Thoriphants. The Thoriphants embark on a dangerous journey to rebel against being slaves to mankind.
The movie is currently in post production and no release date has been announced as of date.
Huhu Studios from New Zealand and China Film Animation has worked on the film together. The film will be eligible for a 40 per cent tax rebate in New Zealand.
Qi Tai Culture Development Group has backed the movie financially.
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